Original gun from CSS Alabama finds home at Museum of Mobile

A Confederate cannon has been reunited with other historical CSS Alabama artifacts at the Museum of Mobile

 “It is part of the history of Mobile,” said museum director David Alsobrook. “It’s a unique piece.”

The cannon was one of eight original guns mounted aboard the CSS Alabama, which sank off the coast of Cherbourg, France, on June 19, 1864.

CLICK HERE TO READ THE WHOLE STORY THEN COME BACK TO COMMENT

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.