Florida - Battle of Santa Rosa Island
Battle of Santa Rosa Island
Federal Mortar at Fort Pickens
Guns like this mortar on the
northeast bastion of Fort Pickens
made taking the fort a tricky
proposition at best..
Land Face of Fort Pickens
Although primarily designed to
defend Pensacola Bay against a
naval attack, Fort Pickens would
have been extremely difficult to
take from the land as well.
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