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Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War., Chapter 10: naval engagement at South-West pass.--the Gulf blockading squadron in November, 1861. (search)
der may think justifiable, it is because he desired to give a true account of the whole affair. The operations of the Gulf and East Gulf blockading squadrons were mostly confined to blockading duty, with an occasional smart skirmish with the enemy. The names of the following officers are spoken of as active in the performance of all the duties which fell to their lot in this limited sphere of action: Lieut.-Commander Francis Winslow, Commander Geo. F. Emmons, Lieuts. J. C. Howell and A. F. Crossman, Commander H. S. Stellwagen, Lieut. Abbot, Capt. Cicero Price and Act.-Master Elnathan Lewis. These officers all did good service, and gave evidence of loyalty and zeal which promised greater usefulness when employed in a wider sphere of action. The duty in the Gulf was harrassing, and at the same time tedious and monotonous; and if not as brilliant as that performed by the Navy in other localities, it performed its share of the work of putting down the rebellion by maintaining the
Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War., Chapter 52: operations about Charleston, 1865.--fall of Charleston, Savannah, etc. (search)
A. Allen, Jr.; Third-Assistant, R. L. Wamaling; Acting-Third-Assistant, C. W. Plaisted. Dai Ching--Fourth-rate. Lieutenant-Commander, J. C. Chaplin; Acting-Masters, J. W. Crosby and Geo. Howorth; Acting-Ensign, Walter Walton; Acting-Assistant Surgeon, J. R. Richardson; Acting--Assistant Paymaster, Edw. Sherwin; Engineers: Acting First-Assistant, G. R. Bennett; Acting-Third-Assistants, D. Castana, J. R. Fulcher and Montgomery West. Commodore McDonough Fourth-rate. Lieutenant-Commander, Alex. F. Crossman; Acting-Masters, Wm. Knapp and John Myers; Acting-Ensigns, N. W. White and George Glass; Acting-Master's Mates, Samuel Flaxington and L. F. Strant; Acting-Assistant Paymaster, R. Freeman; Acting-Assistant Surgeon, D. J. Harris; Engineers: Acting-Second-Assistants, Sylvanus Warren, S. S. Hettrick and Nelson Ross. Naval battery. Lieutenant, Geo. W. Hayward; Acting-Ensign, J. A. Edgron; Acting-Assistant Surgeon, B. F. Brown; Acting-Master's Mate, Chas. Everdeen; Acting-Gu