Category: Sheets from the Fleet

  • Sheets from the Fleet: Tattoos & Scars Aboard USS Acacia

    Sheets from the Fleet: Tattoos & Scars Aboard USS Acacia

    In our second instalment of the Sheets from the Fleet series, which explores a random sheet from the Civil War Bluejackets Project, we are looking at entries aboard USS Acacia from the closing days of the war, on 1st April 1865. The Acacia was a steam-powered tugboat that entered U.S. service in late 1863. The […]

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  • Sheets from the Fleet: USS Argosy

    Sheets from the Fleet: USS Argosy

    “Sheets from the Fleet” is a new occasional series we will be running to highlight some of the Muster Sheets we are working on and the potential we are hoping to unlock with the Civil War Bluejackets Project. Each post/thread will see us pick a random muster sheet from a random U.S. vessel and explore […]

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