USS Glide

The USS Glasgow was a sternwheel gunboat purchased by the Navy in 1863 and served in the West Gulf Blockading Squadron, primarily off until the end of the war.

  • USS Glide on Wikipedia

  • Deaths

      Name Rate/Rank Date of Death Age
    Thomas BrownSeaman3 May 186521
    William H. DrakeCarpenter's Mate24 June 186524


    killed in action
    prisoner of war
    died of disease or injury
    died of yellow fever
    ø died due to vessel loss
    died in ordnance accident
    buried on land in marked grave
    buried/lost at sea
    🎖 Medal of Honor recipient
    transcribed letters of sailor/marine posted

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