Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Commander Semmes” in chapter 48 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:

...ing fleet? This trying duty was well performed, however, and, al-thougli some escaped them, the Federal officers captured 1,156 blockade-runners during the war. This faithful work was attributed by Commander Semmes to the greed of the Old Navy. He complained that this duty became a bone of contention among the Federal naval officers, which of them should be assigned to the lucrative command of the blockading ...

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