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Black Diamond

Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

Civil War Medal

Side wheel Steamer:
  • Built in 1865, location unknown
  • Surrendered to Union forces 10 May 1865
  • Considered unsuitable for Naval use
  • Sold in December 1865
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 156 t.
    Length unknown
    Beam 46'
    Depth 5' 6"
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament unknown
    Propulsion steam

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    Black Diamond
    Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships (DANFS)
    Officers in Charge
    01Acting Ensign Crocker, Niles T.10 May 1864 - 1 June 1865
    02Acting Ensign Iaschke, Frederick R.1 June 1865 - December 1865
    Courtesy Bill Gonyo

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