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Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 8. (ed. Frank Moore) 32 2 Browse Search
George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor (ed. George Hillard) 18 4 Browse Search
Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War. 16 2 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 16 2 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 14 2 Browse Search
George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor (ed. George Hillard) 9 3 Browse Search
Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 1 7 5 Browse Search
Waitt, Ernest Linden, History of the Nineteenth regiment, Massachusetts volunteer infantry , 1861-1865 6 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: April 29, 1862., [Electronic resource] 4 0 Browse Search
Joseph T. Derry , A. M. , Author of School History of the United States; Story of the Confederate War, etc., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 6, Georgia (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 4 0 Browse Search
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mned by medical survey. The reports of the different commanders will show how they conducted themselves. I have already mentioned Lieutenant Commander Perkins of the Chickasaw, and Lieutenant Yates of the Augusta. Acting Volunteer Lieutenant William Hamilton, late commanding officer of the Augusta Dinsmore, had been invalided by medical survey, but he eagerly offered his services on board the iron-clad Chickasaw, having had much experience in our Monitors. Acting Volunteer Lieutenant P. G I advanced and shelled Fort Gaines. Too much praise cannot be given to all the officers and men for their coolness and efficiency under fire, and their endurance while at quarters. I would mention in particular, Acting Volunteer Lieutenant William Hamilton, the executive officer, who, when on his way home, condemned by medical survey, volunteered for this vessel. I owe much to him for his energy in fitting out the vessel, and for his gallantry and coolness during the fight. Acting Mast
nry, the cavalry and Elder's battery, and Captain Hamilton the artillery. As soon as possible, Metcn attempt to enfilade the enemy on his right, Hamilton moved forward four pieces; but before he got e up to his support. In twenty minutes time, Hamilton lost forty-four men, killed and wounded, and ably lose the day for us. The behavior of Captain Hamilton at this critical period of the battle is f to be an officer of no ordinary merit. Captain Hamilton kept his pieces at work until it was evidnto possession of the enemy. On the right of Hamilton, the Seventh Connecticut and the Seventh New-to us, and, of course, whipped us badly. Captain Hamilton is wounded in his left arm severely, and Stevens; and the artillery, consisting of Captain Hamilton's, Captain Langdon's, and Captain Elder'sies a better and more elevated position. Captain Hamilton, with battery M, Third United States artiso wounded in a short time. At this time Captain Hamilton's battery became endangered, and he cried[5 more...]