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  I have read in more than one place that Gatling Guns were used in combat in the Petersburg campaign in 1864. This source says that some were mounted on gunboats as well, but it doesn't actually say whether or not the ones on gunboats were fired in anger during the war.

The Gatling Gun In The Civil War

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