Picture Id: 131828
An art rendering of the Confederate C.S.S. "Alabama" during a battle against the Union U.S.S."Kearsarge," off the coast of Cherbourg, France. Here, a "Kearsarge" shell has exploded at the gunport on the "Alabama," killing or wounding 22 men on the gun crew. First Lieutenant Kell yells for replacements.
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