Statistics for occurrence #1 of “William Yates” in chapter 20 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:

....; Third-Assistant Engineers, C. F. Mayer, B. D. Clemens, J. L. Bright and Jos. Morgan; Acting-Masters' Mates, R. Beardsley, H. Bartlett, James Buck and H. C. Leslie; Boatswain, J. A. Selmer; Gunner, William Yates ; Carpenter, W. D. Toy; Sailmaker, J. Stevens. Lieutenant-Commander, N. B. Harrison; Lieutenant, George H. Perkins; Acting-Masters, John Hanson and E. D. Percy; Assistant Surgeon, Edw. S. Bog...
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William Yates 13 2 1 0 0 user votes
William Yates Gholson 5 0 1 0 0 user votes
William Yates Rocker 1 0 1 0 0 user votes

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