William Barker Cushing, a Hero of the Civil War

Here’s Ranger Karlton Smith giving a Campfire Lecture on William B. Cushing, brother of soon-to-be Medal of Honor Recipient Alonzo Cushing.  William Cushing is best known for leading the detachment that destroyed the confederate ironclad, CSS Albemarle  Some call William Cushing a prototype of the Navy SEALs.



  1. Pat Young · · Reply

    Do you know when Alonzo medal will be awarded.

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