TITLE

'Fighting Bob' Evans served with equal distinction during the Civil War and in the 'steel navy' of the late 19th century

AUTHOR(S)
Morgan, Michael
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Military History;Jun2001, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a biographical profile of United States Navy Rear Admiral Robley D. Evans. His accomplishments during the 1860s Civil War; Details of his exploits during the Spanish-American in 1898; Educational and career background of Evans; Details of his naval encounters at Fort Fisher in North Carolina in 1864 and Valparaiso, Chile in 1891; Cause of his death.
ACCESSION #
4326959

 

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