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he Susquehanna opened the ball, and in a few minutes the entire fleet concentrated its fire on Fort Hatteras... The bombardment was continued without intermission, when, at half-past eleven... a white flag was displayed on the fort... General Butler., demanded an unconditional surrender These terms after a Council of War, were accepted."

New York Illustrated News, September 16, 1861.

^ Aug 27: Stringham's Federal squadron Yorkville \

arrives off Hatteras. Preparations for. f FORT Mia landing get underway

[ 2^ Aug 28,8:45 am: Butler's troops b landing \ ^

3 10am:Navalsquadronbe<nnsfiring-on ' ,

Fort Clark passing in fremiti eliptical pattern \ \

f 4 i 12:30 pm: Confederates abas^on Fort Clark, and take refuge in Fort Hatteras.

Aug 29,5:30 am: Squadron opens fire on —' Fort Hatteras. At. 11:10 Fort Hatteras surrenders

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^ Aug 27: Stringham's Federal squadron Yorkville \

arrives off Hatteras. Preparations for. f FORT Mia

Aug 29,5:30 am: Squadron opens fire on —' Fort Hatteras. At. 11:10 Fort Hatteras surrenders

bottom right)

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