CSS Milledgeville


CSS Milledgeville


Confederate Ironclad

Career
Ordered:
Builder: Savannah, Ga., by H. F. Willink
Laid down:
Launched: 21 December 1864
Commissioned:
Decommissioned:
Fate: Burned and sunk to prevent her capture

General Characteristics
Type: Ironclad
Area of Operation: Georgia Rivers
Displacement:
Length: 117 feet
Beam: 35 feet 3 inches
Draft: 12 feet
Propulsion:
Speed:
Complement:
Armament:
Armor: Iron-plate

CSS Milledgeville was in process of construction at Savannah, Ga., by H. F. Willink. Launched just before the evacuation of that city on 21 December 1864, she was burned and sunk to prevent her capture by Union forces.

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