PORTER, JOHN A., 1837-1906
From The Citadel Archives Guide
Union Army officer in Company B, 76th Regiment, Pennsylvania Infantry.
In "Personal Recollections of the Attack on Fort Wagner" July 1863 Porter describes building batteries on Folly Island and the unsuccessful Union attack on Fort Wagner.
Photocopy. Originally published in the South Carolina Historical & Genealogical Magazine No. 81, July 1980.
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