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GIDEON WELLES ~ SECRETARY OF THE NAVY ~ 1861 - 1869
Item #: CWB7621
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Gideon Welles (July 1, 1802 February 11, 1878) was the United StatesSecretary of the Navy from 1861 to 1869. His buildup of the Navy to successfully execute blockades of Southern ports was a key component of Northern victory of the Civil War. Welles was also instrumental in the Navy's creation of the Medal of Honor.
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