Jersey Proud: The USS Weehawken Civil War Navy sub

e USS Weehawken Civil War Navy submarine launched in Jersey City on Nov. 5, 1862.

News 12 Staff

Nov 6, 2021, 2:32 AM

Updated 896 days ago

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The USS Weehawken Civil War Navy submarine launched in Jersey City on Nov. 5, 1862.
The sub was part of the naval bombardment at Fort Sumpter in South Carolina.
The sub only had one year of service and sunk just off the coast of Morris Island, taking four sailors’ lives with it.


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