The Hunley http://apr.org en 150 Years Since the Sinking of the Hunley http://apr.org/post/150-years-sinking-hunley <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It's an historic day in the annals of submarine warfare.</span></p><p></p><p>Today marks the 150th anniversary of the attack by the Confederate submarine H.L. Hunley on the Union blockade ship Housatonic, which sank off Charleston during the Civil War. Although the Hunley never returned, it became the first submarine to sink an enemy warship. Take a look below at APR’s feature report on the history of the ill-fated submarine…</p> Mon, 17 Feb 2014 17:47:30 +0000 Stan Ingold 46964 at http://apr.org 150 Years Since the Sinking of the Hunley The Hunley's Mobile Connection http://apr.org/post/hunleys-mobile-connection <p>When people to think about the American Civil War, epic battles like Gettysburg and Shiloh can come to mind. However, not all of the action during the “war between the states” happened on land. In fact, one notable battle took place underwater outside of Charleston South Carolina.</p> Thu, 13 Sep 2012 19:32:54 +0000 Stan Ingold 17814 at http://apr.org The Hunley's Mobile Connection