USS Santee

The USS Santee was a sailing frigate assigned to the Gulf Blockading Squadron in the summer of 1861 and remained on station until ordered to Boston sometime in August 1862.

  • USS Santee on NavSource
  • USS Santee on Wikipedia

  • Deaths

      Name Rate/Rank Date of Death
    Jeremiah Callahan-30 May 1862
    John L. EmmersonCoxswain10 November 1861
    ⚔ 〰Henry GasheeSeaman7 November 1861


    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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