Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Rear-Admiral Davis” in chapter 24 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:
...xpedition to Arkansas post.
last act of the Navy in the Yazoo.
vessels that took part in the Yazoo expedition.
Rear-Admiral Porter took command of the Mississippi Squadron in October, 1862.
Rear-Admiral Davis had ordered all the vessels except the Benton and the Carondelet up to Cairo for repairs, for what with being rammed and shaken up by constant firing of the guns, they required a thorough overhauling...
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