DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY -- NAVAL HISTORY AND HERITAGE COMMAND
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A. D. Vance
A. D. Vance—a Confederate blockade-runner captured on 10 September 1864 off
Wilmington, N.C.—was taken into the Navy and renamed Advance (q.v.). On 22 April
1865, her name was once more changed, this time to Frolic (q.v.).