Posted by Mabry Tyson on February 27, 2003 at 05:12:39:
In Reply to: Guns on the Virginia posted by Mabry Tyson on February 27, 2003 at 02:24:02:
Gun 9 was a broadside gun on the starboard of the Virginia, near the stern.
Capt. R. T. Thom (Marine Corps) was at guns 8 and 9
Captain Kevil, United Artillery was at gun 9
Either #9 or #7 had its chase (barrel) blown off at the trunions. That one was a IX-inch Dahlgren.
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