Civil War Series
2:27 pm
Wed March 6, 2013

Old Beeswax

In part 135 of our Civil War series, Virginia Tech history professor James Robertson tells us about Raphael Semmes, who was simultaneously a Confederate Admiral and General. It was Semmes alone who was responsible for a third of all Confederate Naval captures.

Admiral Semmes
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Raphael Semmes