​August 5, 1864: During The Battle Of Mobile Bay, John Lawson Is Injured

advertisement While serving as a member of USS Hartford’s berth deck ammunition party, John Lawson was seriously wounded after a shell hit him in the leg and killed or wounded the rest of his crew. Despite his wounds, he remained at his post and continued to supply the Hartford’s guns. Lawson was 1 of 12 men […]

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