USS Cincinnati - The City-class ironclad USS Cincinnati was a stern-wheel casemate gunboat in the United States Navy during the American Civil War. She was named for Cincinnati, Ohio, and was the first ship to bear that name in the United States Navy.
USS Essex A March, 1863 photo of the USS Essex. The ironclad river gunboat, originally a steam-powered ferry, was acquired during the American Civil War by the US Army in 1861 for the Western Gunboat Flotilla
Period uniform patterns - Armchair General and HistoryNet >> The Best Forums in History French Gillet again around 1812 from the Bardin regulations I think, a kind of stable jacket used by both cavalry and infantry in variying colours,