Samuel Francis Du Pont admiral in the United States Navy Du Pont was promoted to Rear Admiral after he successfully commanded the bombardment of Port Royal South Carolina in an operation which secured Union control of waters off the coast of southern Georgia and eastern Florida Despite his belief that it could not succeed without the support of substantial land forces he later commanded the illfated naval attack on Charleston South Carolina in April in which five of his nine ironclad warships were disabled by heavy fire from Confederate shore batteries Du Pont was held responsible for the failure of the attack and was relieved of his command at his own request soon afterwards An engraving from volume I of The War with the South a History of the Late Rebellion by Robert Tomes Benjamin G Smith New York Virtue Yorston Volumes
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