Identified Carte De Vista Cdv Of Civil War Vet Naval Officer Uss Dacotah Us Navy
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Identified Carte De Vista Cdv Of Civil War Vet Naval Officer Uss Dacotah Us Navy:
Signed on back yours Truly James Buttersworth, USS Dacotah by Courret Hermanos of Lima Peru. He was assigned to the USS Dacotah. (Named after the Dakota Indian tribe but using the original spelling)
Part of the Union North Atlantic blockading squadron at Hampton Roads, the James river flotilla, then sent after the CSS Alabama.
Before the official end of the war the ship went on its 1866 cruise to South America, great Naval History
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