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Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War., Chapter 35: operations of the North Atlantic Squadron, 1863. (search)
The above list of vessels will show to what shifts the Navy was put to meet the calls made upon it by the Army. Gun-boats were called for everywhere, and these demands were more than the naval commander could comply with. On the 11th, Major-General Keyes telegraphed that the Federal troops in the neighborhood of Williamsburg were being driven by a large force of Confederates down towards the mouth of Queen's Creek, and that, if a large force of gun-boats was not sent to Yorktown, even York The affair was carried through without any accident, the gun-boats keeping the river open, though several attempts were made by the enemy to annoy them at different points. This expedition was fitted out (as appears from a general order of General Keyes) with the purpose of striking an effective blow at the enemy, but the results were only as above stated. These events do not appear very striking on paper, but in a campaign which did not offer a very large scope for military and naval ope
Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War., Chapter 42: Red River expedition.--continued. (search)
Poplar. Iron-clad steamer Chillicothe. Acting-Volunteer-Lieutenant, J. P. Couthouy; Acting-Assistant Surgeon, G. C. Osgood; Acting-Assistant Paymaster, J. H. Hathaway; Acting-Master, W. T Power; Acting-Ensigns, W. Muir, J. C. Hall and H. A. Hannon; Acting-Master's Mates, James Harrington and C. S. Wells; Engineers: Acting-Chief, A. Wv. Hardy; Acting-First-Assistant, Charles Trotter; Acting-Second-Assistant, J. W. Hymen; Acting-Third-Assistants, J. W. Terrell and Anthony Lane; Acting-Gunner, W. E. Keyes; Acting-Carpenter, J. H. Fink. Steamer General Bragg. Acting-Volunteer-Lieutenant, Cyrenius Dominey-Acting Assistant Surgeon, F. A. Castle; Acting-Assistant Paymaster, J. H. Jenkins; Acting-Ensigns, Thomas Burns, T. J. McLaughlin and M. Huston; Acting-Master's Mates, James Williams and P. M. Frost; Engineers Acting-Chief, J. Miller; Acting-First-Assistant, Jonah Slocum; Acting-Second-Assistant, C. L. Bonchard; Acting-Third-Assistant, Joseph Anderson; Acting-Carpenter, J. W. K
Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War., Chapter 55: operations of the Mississippi Squadron in the latter part of 1864 and in 1865. (search)
ourth-rate. Acting-Volunteer-Lieutenant, Geo. P. Lord; Acting-Master, J. M. Holmes; Acting-Ensigns J. D. Buckley, H. A. Hannon, H. Shoemaker and R. H. Day; Acting-Master's Mates, W. S. Thomas, James Harrington and John H. Ely: Acting-Assistant Surgeon, G. C. Osgood; Acting-Assistant Paymaster, J. H. Hathaway; Engineers: Acting-Chief, A. W. Hardy; Acting-First-Assistant, Chas. Trotter; Acting-Second-Assistants, J. W. Hymen and Anthony Lane; Acting-Third-Assistant, J. W. Ferrell; Acting-Gunner, Wm. E. Keyes; Acting-Carpenter, J. H. Fink. Avenger--Fourth-rate. Acting-Volunteer-Lieutenant, Charles A. Wright; Acting-Ensigns, John Gregg, J. H. Neely and John Maloney; Acting-Master's Mates, Henry Walters, J. D. Moore and E. W. Perry; Acting-Assistant Surgeon, J. H. Moses; Acting-Assistant Paymaster, J. W. Van Cleve, Jr.; Engineers: Acting-Chief, John G. Scott; Acting-First-Assistant, J. A. Burns; Acting Second-Assistant, S. S. Patterson; Acting-Third-Assistants, Wm. Jayne and Thomas