The “Sultana” sits docked in Helena, Ark., just prior to its explosion on April 27, 1865.
The “Sultana” sits docked in Helena, Ark., just prior to its explosion on April 27, 1865. Library of Congress photo
The “Sultana” sits docked in Helena, Ark., just prior to its explosion on April 27, 1865. Library of Congress photo

A Thought to Remember: Union troops who survived POW camps perished in steamship Sultana explosion

June 18, 2015 03:00 AM