This Day in Naval History – Sep 29

Story Number: NNS020724-38   Release Date: 7/24/2002 14:13:00 1829 – The brig-sloop USS Hornet is driven from her anchorage off Tampico, Mexico by a gale. She is never seen again and her crew of 140 is lost. 1854 – The sloop-of-war USS Albany departs Aspinwall, Columbia (now Colon, Panama) for New York with a crew of 193. Read more about This Day in Naval History – Sep 29[…]

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