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Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War., Chapter 25: capture of Fort Hindman or Arkansas Post. (search)
Acting-Chief Engineer, Chas. Christopher; Engineers, Jos. Goodwin, B. A. Farmer and G. S. Baker; Acting-Gunner, Robert Sherman; Acting-Carpenter, Jos. Morton. Steamer judge Torrence. Acting-Volunteer-Lieutenant, J. F. Richardson; Acting-Ensign, Jeremiah Irwin; Acting-Master's Mate, James Ross; Acting-Chief Engineer, P. R. Hartwig; Engineers, J. Stough, J. C. Barr and W. Y. Sedman. Steamer New Era. Acting-Master, F. W. Flammer; Acting-Assistant Paymaster, Wm. B. Purdy: Acting-Ensigns, Wm. C. Hanford and Geo. L. Smith; Acting-Master's Mates, G. E. Cheever, W. C. Renner, W. B. Shillits and Wm. Wharry; Acting-Engineers, Israel Marsh, John Darragh and Richard Fengler; Acting-Gunner, Louis Fredericks. Receiving ship New national. Acting-Masters, Alex. M. Grant and O. H. Pratt; Acting-Ensign, John Hill; Acting-Master's Mate, Wm. C. Herron; Acting-Engineers, W. H. Price, James Wilkins and C. C. Rensford. Storeship sovereign. Acting-Master, Thomas Baldwin; Acting-Assista
Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War., Chapter 30: (search)
had done on the Tennessee. While the town was on fire numerous explosions showed where arms and ammunition had been secreted. On the 29th of May the Marine Brigade reached the Yazoo River, after having performed much valuable service. After the Brigade left the Tennessee River the guerillas re-commenced their operations, but the commanding officers of the small gun-boats exerted themselves to the utmost to make up for the loss of the landing parties. On the 19th of June Acting-Master W. C. Hanford, commanding the U. S. S. Little Rebel, heard that a party of guerillas under Colonel Bissell were lying in wait for gun-boats, proposing to give them one round from their battery and then make off. Hanford mounted two howitzers as field-pieces, manned them with sixteen of his best men, and started them in search of the marauders. On the following morning, June 19th, on hearing the firing of guns the Robb and the Silver Cloud got underway and ran down to the point where the batt
Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War., Chapter 47: operations of South Atlantic Blockading Squadron, under Rear-admiral Dahlgren, during latter end of 1863 and in 1864. (search)
h. Acting-Master, B. C. Dean; Acting-Ensign, Paul Armandt; Acting-Master's Mates, J. C. Vandeventer and W. W. Hunt. Ordnance Sloop John Adams. Acting-Masters, A. S. Gardner and J. P. Carr; Acting-Assistant Surgeon, Israel Bushong; Acting-Assistant Paymaster, Tracy Coit; Acting-Ensign, John Blitz; Acting-Master's Mates, Charles Henley, Benjamin Lawton, Franklin James and C. E. Cool. Brig Perry. Acting-Master, S. B. Gregory; Acting-Assistant Paymaster, T. A. Emerson; Acting-Ensigns, W. C. Hanford, J. H. Clark and R. R. Donnell; Acting-Master's Mates, E. H. Sheer, T. H. McDonald and C. P. Bridges. Store-ship supply. Acting-Masters, D. G. McRitchie, Z. Kempton and Norman H. Penfield; Acting-Assistant Surgeon Reuben Smith; Acting-Assistant Paymaster, B. F. Munroe; Acting-Ensigns, F. M. Montell, J. W. Butler and F. H. Phipps; Acting-Master's Mates, J. W. Almy, W. S. Howland and J. S. Carpenter. Schooner F. A. Ward. Acting-Master, Wm. L. Babcock; Acting-Assistant S