Created by Tom Horn on 8 Dec 2009, Last Update on 17 Jan 2010

Battle of Wilmington - 11 Feb 1865

The Battle of Wilmington closed the last major port of the Confederate States on the Atlantic coast. Wilmington had served as a major port for blockade-runners, carrying tobacco, cotton, and other goods to places such as Britain, the Bahamas, and Bermuda.

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Tags : North Carolina,Land,Naval,Combat

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