Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Fort Morgan” in chapter 4, page 138 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 8.:
...Mobile Bay, Aug. 23, 1864.
sir: I have the honor to inform the Department that on the evening of the twenty-first instant, General Granger informed me that his batteries would be ready to open on Fort Morgan at daylight the next morning.
I accordingly gave directions for the monitors and the vessels with suitable guns, to move up and be ready to open upon it with the army.
I had previously landed f...
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