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John Taylor Wood (August 13, 1830 – July 19, 1904) was an officer in the United States Navy who, due to his Southern sympathies, resigned after the American Civil War started and joined the Confederate forces. He became a leading Confederate naval hero as a captain in the Confederate Navy.

Wood was the son of Robert Crooke Wood, an Army surgeon, and Anne Mackall Taylor, daughter of the future… (mehr)

 

The Capture of a Slaver

von John Taylor Wood

A true personal account of the capture of a slave-running ship by a United States gunship in the fleet assigned for the suppression of the slave trade. It is told in 1900 by John Taylor Wood, who, 50 years earlier,...