Battle of Mobile Bay, Admiral David Farragut, 1864
RM2F62DP4Battle of Mobile Bay, Admiral David Farragut, 1864
A late 19th Century portrait of David Glasgow Farragut (1801-1870) was a flag officer of the United States Navy during the American Civil War. He was the first rear admiral, vice admiral, and admiral in the United States Navy and is remembered for his order at the Battle of Mobile Bay usually paraphrased as 'Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead' in U.S. Navy tradition. His last active service was in command of the European Squadron, from 1867 to 1868, with the screw frigate USS Franklin as his flagship. Farragut remained on active duty for life, an honor accorded to only seven other U.S. Navy
RM2HCRK4YA late 19th Century portrait of David Glasgow Farragut (1801-1870) was a flag officer of the United States Navy during the American Civil War. He was the first rear admiral, vice admiral, and admiral in the United States Navy and is remembered for his order at the Battle of Mobile Bay usually paraphrased as 'Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead' in U.S. Navy tradition. His last active service was in command of the European Squadron, from 1867 to 1868, with the screw frigate USS Franklin as his flagship. Farragut remained on active duty for life, an honor accorded to only seven other U.S. Navy
The 1912 caption reads: “Farragut and Granger after Battle of Mobile Bay.” The Battle of Mobile Bay of August 5, 1864, was an engagement of the American Civil War in which a Union fleet commanded by Rear Admiral David G. Farragut, assisted by a contingent of soldiers, attacked a smaller Confederate fleet led by Admiral Franklin Buchanan and three forts that guarded the entrance to Mobile Bay. The Union offensive started on August 3, 1864, with Major General Gordon Granger's landing on Dauphin Island.
RF2FMEGXPThe 1912 caption reads: “Farragut and Granger after Battle of Mobile Bay.” The Battle of Mobile Bay of August 5, 1864, was an engagement of the American Civil War in which a Union fleet commanded by Rear Admiral David G. Farragut, assisted by a contingent of soldiers, attacked a smaller Confederate fleet led by Admiral Franklin Buchanan and three forts that guarded the entrance to Mobile Bay. The Union offensive started on August 3, 1864, with Major General Gordon Granger's landing on Dauphin Island.
The Battle of Mobile Bay, Admiral Farragut aboard the Hartford ordering 'Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead!,' August 5,
RMCWAY1CThe Battle of Mobile Bay, Admiral Farragut aboard the Hartford ordering 'Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead!,' August 5,
The U.S.S. Hartford anchor from Admiral David Farragut’s ship during the Battle of Mobile Bay is displayed at Fort Gaines in Dauphin Island, Alabama.
RM2E3WBGXThe U.S.S. Hartford anchor from Admiral David Farragut’s ship during the Battle of Mobile Bay is displayed at Fort Gaines in Dauphin Island, Alabama.
USS Hartford (left) firing on the iron clad CSS Tennessee at the Battle of Mobile Bay, August 5, 1864.
RMAKCEYMUSS Hartford (left) firing on the iron clad CSS Tennessee at the Battle of Mobile Bay, August 5, 1864.
Colorized Portrait of Rear Admiral David G. Farragut, officer of the Federal Navy (Vice Admiral ,1864) USA Civil War
RMC62H7XColorized Portrait of Rear Admiral David G. Farragut, officer of the Federal Navy (Vice Admiral ,1864) USA Civil War
US Civil War. Battle of Mobile Bay, Aug. 5, 1864. World War 1 poster depicting Admiral David Farragut, lashed to the rigging of his flagship USS Hartford  (BSLOC 2019 2 88)
RM2BAC9PEUS Civil War. Battle of Mobile Bay, Aug. 5, 1864. World War 1 poster depicting Admiral David Farragut, lashed to the rigging of his flagship USS Hartford (BSLOC_2019_2_88)
Fleet passing the fort and obstructions, Battle of Mobile Bay, August 5, 1864, (1862-1867). Artist: Unknown
RMA4JHPMFleet passing the fort and obstructions, Battle of Mobile Bay, August 5, 1864, (1862-1867). Artist: Unknown
The Battle of Mobile Bay, Alabama of August 5, 1864, was an engagement of the American Civil War in which a Union fleet commanded by Rear Admiral David G. Farragut, assisted by a contingent of soldiers, attacked a smaller Confederate fleet led by Admiral Franklin Buchanan and three forts that guarded the entrance to Mobile Bay. Farragut's order of 'Damn the torpedoes! Four bells. Captain Drayton, go ahead! Jouett, full speed!' became famous in paraphrase, as 'Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead!' Color artwork painting from the book ' The Civil war through the camera ' hundreds of vivid photo
RM2GNB71TThe Battle of Mobile Bay, Alabama of August 5, 1864, was an engagement of the American Civil War in which a Union fleet commanded by Rear Admiral David G. Farragut, assisted by a contingent of soldiers, attacked a smaller Confederate fleet led by Admiral Franklin Buchanan and three forts that guarded the entrance to Mobile Bay. Farragut's order of 'Damn the torpedoes! Four bells. Captain Drayton, go ahead! Jouett, full speed!' became famous in paraphrase, as 'Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead!' Color artwork painting from the book ' The Civil war through the camera ' hundreds of vivid photo
1860s ADMIRAL DAVID FARRAGUT AT 1864 BATTLE OF MOBILE BAY STAINED GLASS WINDOW IN CHAPEL AT US NAVAL ACADEMY ANNAPOLIS MD USA - km5760 VRE001 HARS MALES FORCE OFFICER WARS ADVENTURE STRENGTH STRATEGY ACADEMY MD NAVAL DAVID LEADERSHIP PRIDE AT IN UNIFORMS FORCES CONCEPTUAL 1860s NAVIES ANNAPOLIS AHEAD FARRAGUT REAR ADMIRAL USN DAMN THE TORPEDOES HERO STAINED GLASS 1864 ADMIRAL AMERICAN CIVIL WAR BATTLES CAUCASIAN ETHNICITY CHAPEL CIVIL WAR CONFLICTS OLD FASHIONED
RMW5YT6E1860s ADMIRAL DAVID FARRAGUT AT 1864 BATTLE OF MOBILE BAY STAINED GLASS WINDOW IN CHAPEL AT US NAVAL ACADEMY ANNAPOLIS MD USA - km5760 VRE001 HARS MALES FORCE OFFICER WARS ADVENTURE STRENGTH STRATEGY ACADEMY MD NAVAL DAVID LEADERSHIP PRIDE AT IN UNIFORMS FORCES CONCEPTUAL 1860s NAVIES ANNAPOLIS AHEAD FARRAGUT REAR ADMIRAL USN DAMN THE TORPEDOES HERO STAINED GLASS 1864 ADMIRAL AMERICAN CIVIL WAR BATTLES CAUCASIAN ETHNICITY CHAPEL CIVIL WAR CONFLICTS OLD FASHIONED
Admiral David Glasgow Farragut 1879–80; cast 1910 Augustus Saint-Gaudens American This bust derives from a study Saint-Gaudens made for his first major commission, the Farragut Monument, unveiled in New York City’s Madison Square in 1881. The statue commemorated the Civil War’s most celebrated naval commander, Admiral David Glasgow Farragut (1801–1870), who earned glory for the 1862 capture of New Orleans and his victory at the Battle of Mobile Bay in 1864. During that battle, he issued his famous command, “Damn the torpedoes! Full speed ahead!” Here, Farragut’s furrowed brow, squinting eyes,
RM2HHRKKJAdmiral David Glasgow Farragut 1879–80; cast 1910 Augustus Saint-Gaudens American This bust derives from a study Saint-Gaudens made for his first major commission, the Farragut Monument, unveiled in New York City’s Madison Square in 1881. The statue commemorated the Civil War’s most celebrated naval commander, Admiral David Glasgow Farragut (1801–1870), who earned glory for the 1862 capture of New Orleans and his victory at the Battle of Mobile Bay in 1864. During that battle, he issued his famous command, “Damn the torpedoes! Full speed ahead!” Here, Farragut’s furrowed brow, squinting eyes,
Admiral David Glasgow Farragut. Artist: Augustus Saint-Gaudens (American, Dublin 1848-1907 Cornish, New Hampshire); Date: 1879-80; cast 1910; Medium:
RMKNG037Admiral David Glasgow Farragut. Artist: Augustus Saint-Gaudens (American, Dublin 1848-1907 Cornish, New Hampshire); Date: 1879-80; cast 1910; Medium: