Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

30/7/2007

Sailor’s remains from CSS Alabama U.S. Civil War ship buried in ceremony

MOBILE, Alabama: A Civil War-era sailor’s remains recovered several years ago from a shipwreck at the bottom of the English Channel were buried Saturday in a ceremony in Alabama.

The unidentified sailor’s skeletal remains were found encrusted on the underside of a cannon that was raised from the wreck of the CSS Alabama in some 200 feet (60 meters) of water. for more click here

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