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Author Talk with Jamie Malanowski of “Commander Will Cushing”

Presented by Museums on the Green (operated by the Falmouth Historical Society) at Falmouth Museums on the Green, Falmouth MA

Feb 18 2015
Author Talk with Jamie Malanowski of “Commander Will Cushing”

Jamie Malanowski will discuss his book, "Commander Will Cushing: Daredevil Hero of the Civil War" at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 18.

October 1864. The confederate ironclad CSS Albemarle had sunk two federal warships and damaged seven others, taking control of the Roanoke River and threatening the Union blockade. Twenty-one-year-old navy lieutenant William Barker Cushing hatched a daring plan: to attack the fearsome warship with a few dozen men in two small wooden boats. What followed, the

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