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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Civil War Medal
Agawan Class Sidewheel Steamer Gunboat:
Laid down, date unknown, by D. S. Mainthon, Bordentown, N.J.
Launched, 6 August 1863
Commission USS Mingoe, 29 July 1864, at Philadelphia, CDR. J. B. Creighton in command
During the Civil War USS Mingoe was assigned to the South Atlantic Blockading Squadron for duty on the St John's River, FL.and off Charleston, S.C.
Participated in the advance on the James River in February 1865
Decommissioned, date unknown
Laid up at League Island, Philadelphia, PA.
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Sold, 3 October 1867
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 974 t.
Draft 6' 5"
four 9" guns
one heavy 12-pdr
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Battery White, South Carolina Battleground Preservation Trust
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