Battle Person Detail

Rhind, Alexander C.

Rhind had entered the U.S. Navy in 1838, and served in the Mexican War. He commanded forces on board the Crusader (1861), the Seneca (1862), the Keokuk (1862-63), Paul Jones (1863), and Wabash (1863). In 1862, he received his commission as a lieutenant commander. He commanded forces in attacks on Fort Wagner and Charleston in 1863.
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