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NavSource Online: "Old Navy" Ship Photo Archive
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Civil War Medal
Built, date and location unknown
Taken over by Confederate War Department, date unknown
Neptune participated in the battle of Galveston during which she attacked
USS Harriet Lane, assisting in the capture of her, 1 January 1863
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Depth of Hold unknown
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||C.S. Army gunboat Bayou City captures USS Harriet Lane during the Battle of Galveston,
Texas, 1 January 1863.
Engraving published in Harper's "History of the Great Rebellion", page 421, depicting Confederates boarding Harriet Lane from
C.S. gunboats Neptune and Bayou City.
US Naval History and Heritage Command Photo # NH 42911
There is no DANFS history record for CS Neptune available at NavSource
Last Updated 2 September 2016
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