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This hint to elevate the breeches of their guns was acted on and a volley of grapeshot fired into Captain Taylor’s boat, defeated his bold plan of capture, and wounded him for life.
Early in the war, his left arm was shattered by grapeshot and amputated, but that didn't stop him, as Sears relates.
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