War With Korea, 1871, Part VII

Previously   On the tenth of June, 1871, at 10 a.m. the expedition of retaliation began.  The Americans had decided to pursue a humane policy of attacking only the forts, not the civilian population or sites. They moved on, an expedition of two steamlaunches, several ships, 22 boats, several hundred men,  and an array of … Continue reading War With Korea, 1871, Part VII