Statistics for occurrence #1 of “General Forrest” in chapter 45 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:

...man desired, viz., to draw the enemy toward Yazoo River. The gun-boats and army transports pushed on up the Yazoo as far as Greenwood, losing a few men by the way. At this place they fell in with General Forrest 's command, when the army contingent landed and brought on a battle, or rather a skirmish, in which the Confederates were defeated. The result of this expedition was, as Sherman had anticipated, the...

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