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U. S. S. Octorara, Mobile, Ala., Aug. 5, 1864.
sir: I have to report the following as a list of casualties occurring this morning, while passing Forts Morgan and Gaines, namely:
Killed — W. H. Davis, seaman, by splinters.
Wounded--Lieutenant Commanding C. H. Green, contusion of leg; Acting Ensign Maurice McEntree, contusion of the thigh; Acting Master Henry R. Billings, contusion of face, all from splinters, slight; James McIntosh, Coxswain, incised wound of scalp, not severe; John Govard, seaman, lacerated wound of forehead, quite severe; Charles Howard, seaman, contusion of sacrum, slight; William H. Nice, Boatswain's Mate, severe contusion of right eye; Andrew Crough, Quartermaster, contusion of scalp, slight; George Smith, ship's corporal, wound of upper third left arm, quite severe; John Robinson, quartermaster, contusion of left foot, slight.
Killed, one; wounded, ten.
I am, sir, very respectfully, your obedient servant, Edward R. Dodge, Assistant Surgeon U. S