Allied Flotilla

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Siege Of Saigon - Capture of Saigon, 17 February 1859
... On 10 February the allied flotilla bombarded the forts that defended the interior harbour of Cape Saint-Jacques and soon reduced their cannon to silence ... The allied flotilla advanced cautiously as the currents were unknown, and anchored each night in the river ... The allied flotilla opened fire on the Vietnamese forts and soon found the range ...

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