Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Lieut. Joseph Smith” in chapter 84, page 273 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 4.:
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The Congress had a good crew of fifty men from the Cumberland, previously taken on board; fifty from the Minnesota, fifty of the Naval Brigade, fifty from the Roanoke, and some others.
Lieut. Joseph Smith , who was in command, was killed by a shot.
A great many of the Naval Brigade were also killed.
The entire command seemed to have acted bravely during the engagement, which probably lasted not ove...
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