USS Garland (1815)
|Laid down:||date unknown|
|Acquired:||28 October 1861|
|Out of service:||1862|
|Draft:||12 ' 2"|
USS Garland (1815) was a bark acquired by the Union Navy during the American Civil War. The Navy planned on using her as part of the stone fleet; however, because of the Union Army’s need for a supply ship, she was transferred to that service for the duration of the entire war.
Constructed for service as a privateer
Converted for use as a part of the “stone fleet”
Transferred to the Union Army as a supply ship
However, she was not used as an obstruction but transferred to the Army Quartermaster Department at Hilton Head, South Carolina, 7 January 1862 for service as a supply ship.