TITLE

American sailor of fortune Philo McGiffin commanded a Chinese battleship against

AUTHOR(S)
Hull, Michael D.
PUB. DATE
February 2000
SOURCE
Military History;Feb2000, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p70
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Profiles Norton McGiffin, one of United States' least known soldier-hero. Family Background; Schooling; Life as midshipman at Naval Academy; Why he offered his services in China; Reason for his return to the United States; His manner of death.
ACCESSION #
2585759

 

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