Statistics for occurrence #1 of “officer--Commander S. C. Rowan” in chapter 4 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:

...s compared with others at the time, so fired the Northern heart that it added thousands of soldiers to our armies. In this case Alexandria was evacuated by the Confederates upon demand of a naval officer--Commander S. C. Rowan --commanding the Pawnee, carrying a battery of fifteen guns, and when Ellsworth's troops were landed the American flag was hoisted on the Custom House and other prominent places by the officer in char...

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