Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Stembel” in chapter 13 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:
...o be the case with raw troops; but the list of killed and wounded was in favor of the Federals, although they had less than one-half the enemy's force.
The gallant conduct of Commanders Walke and Stembel does not appear to have secured even a passing notice from the Secretary of the Navy, which was certainly a great injustice to two officers who had demonstrated so plainly the efficiency of gun-boats...
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