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Samuel Francis du Pont to Percival Drayton
Du Pont thanks Drayton for his service in du Pont's squadron and highlights Drayton's service record, mentioning the capture of Port Royal, the occupation of St. Helena Sound, his cooperation with the army in the Stono River, and his actions on the Ogeechee River.
Du Pont, Samuel Francis, 1803-1865Drayton, Percival, 1812-1865
American Civil War (1861-1865)Military operations, NavalNavies--Officers
1 item (2 pages)
Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
Winterthur Manuscripts (Accession WMSS)
Group 9, Item W9-3283 (page 23)
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Winterthur Manuscripts (Accession WMSS), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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