Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Flag-officer Foote” in chapter 14 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:

...Forts Henry and Donelson; both of which General C. F. Smith, who had made a reconnoissance, reported could easily be done. The gun-boats at that time were subject to General Halleck's orders, and Flag-officer Foote , who commanded them, had recommended a united movement of Army and Navy against the forts. The desired permission was finally granted to these officers, but the gallant commander of the Army contin...

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