Event Summary

CSS Shenandoah resumes its commerce raiding in the Pacific

Date

February 18, 1865

Description

The Confederate raider Shenandoah, under command of Lt. James I. Waddell, continues to harass Union merchant ships and whalers for several more months throughout the Northern Pacific

Timeline 1

Early Maritime Republic, 1815-1865

Timeline 2

American Navy and Naval Warfare, 1775-1865

Record ID

675