Statistics for occurrence #1 of “J. E. Montgomery” in chapter 16 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:
...ny between Cairo and New Orleans, but of this you may rest assured that they will never penetrate further down the Mississippi River.
Our casualties were two killed and one wounded.
[Signed.] J. E. Montgomery , Senior Captain Commanding, River Defence Fleet.
On the Federal side there were only four wounded. Commander Stembel seriously, Fourth-Master Reynolds and two seamen slightly.
This was a smal...
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