Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Brashear City” in chapter 31 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:
...exas, under a very clever leader (General Green). Demonstrations had been made by this party against Donaldsonville, but they were driven off by the fire of the gun-boats, and finally settled down in Brashear City to await the arrival of their main body of troops from Texas.
The object of this raid was no doubt to raise the siege of Port Hudson, or draw off enough of General Banks' troops to enable the garri...
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