Abbot, Trevett, Oct. 13, 1848 midshipman; June 15, 1854 passed midshipman; Sept. 16, 1855 master; Jan. 7, 1856 Navy lieutenant; 1862-1863 served aboard screw steam gunboat USS Mercedita; July 16, 1862 ltcmdr. Jan. 31, 1863 executive officer of USS Mercedita when it was damaged and captured off Charleston, S. C. by ironclad ram CSS Palmetto State; served aboard sloop USS Constellation; 1864 assigned command of gunboat USS Kennebec; Dec. 12, 1867 commander
Source: Official record of Union and Confederate navies in War of the Rebellion
Commander U.S.N. Buried at sea.
South Burial Ground
Rhode Island, USA
Created by: Jen Snoots
Record added: Oct 23, 2005
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