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Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War. 6 0 Browse Search
John M. Schofield, Forty-six years in the Army 4 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: November 21, 1860., [Electronic resource] 4 0 Browse Search
Edward H. Savage, author of Police Recollections; Or Boston by Daylight and Gas-Light ., Boston events: a brief mention and the date of more than 5,000 events that transpired in Boston from 1630 to 1880, covering a period of 250 years, together with other occurrences of interest, arranged in alphabetical order 2 0 Browse Search
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Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War., Chapter 23: destruction of the ram Arkansas.--capture of Galveston.--capture of the Harriet Lane.--sinking of the Hatteras.--attack on Baton Rouge.--Miscellaneous engagements of the gun-boats. (search)
r's Mate, Wm. H. Metz. Schooner Henry Janes. Acting-Volunteer-Lieutenant, Lewis W. Pennington. Schooner Orvetta. (bomb.) Acting-Master, F. E. Blanchard; Acting-Master's Mates, E. O. Adams and W. H. Monroe. Brig Bohio. Acting-Masters, Geo. W. Browne and W. M. Stannard; Acting-Masters' Mates, James Sheppard and S. C. Heath; Acting-Assistant Paymaster, J. M. Skillman. Schooner John Griffiths. (bomb.) Acting-Master, Henry Brown; Acting-Master's Mates, Asa Hawes and John McAllister. Schooner Charlotte. Acting-Master, E. D. Bruner. Schooner Sarah Bruen. (bomb.) Acting-Master, A. Christian; Acting-Master's Mates, Sylvester Rowland, B. G. Cahoon and J. M. Chadwick. Schooner Maria A. Wood. Acting-Master, Samuel C. Cruse; Acting-Master's Mates, F. C. Way and Charles Fort. Ship morning light. Acting-Masters, John Dillingham, H. W. Washburn, W. W. Fowler and L. H. Partridge; Acting-Masters' Mates, Geo. H. Rice and J. L. Chambers; Acting-Assistant
Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War., Chapter 33: (search)
te engineers felt that it would be impossible for any force of vessels such as the Federals possessed to pass the forts and obstructions to Charleston. Owing to repeated practice at targets, the Confederate officers felt certain of planting two out of three of their heaviest shots on the Monitors' turrets at the rate of sixty shots a minute. The trial of the Monitors before Fort McAllister afforded no real test of their endurance, for there could be no comparison between such a work as McAllister and the defences of Charleston. The fire on the ironclads was such as an equal number of the heaviest European ships-of-war could not have withstood many minutes. The severity of the fire was shown by the effect on the Monitors and the sinking of one of their number, and yet the vessels retired from the conflict without confusion. That attack will always stand the severest criticism from those disposed to be hypercritical; and those capable of judging will admit that it was conducte
Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War., Chapter 44: battle of Mobile Bay. (search)
D. C. Woods; Acting-Master's Mate, George Woodland. Yacht Corypheus. Acting-Master, Francis H. Grove; Acting-Master's Mates, J. H. Gregory and H. H. Nicholson. Schooner Maria Wood. Acting-Master, S. C. Cruse; Acting-Ensign, J. J. Kane; Acting-Master's Mate, Charles Fort. Schooner Orvetta. Acting-Master, Enos O. Adams; Acting-Master's Mates, John Broe and Stephen Nelson. Schooner John Griffiths. Acting-Master, Henry Brown; Acting-Master's Mates, Alex. Moses and John McAllister. Schooner Samuel Houston. Acting-Master, C. W. Pratt. Schooner Sarah Bruen. Acting-Master, A. Christian. Schooner Henry Janes. Acting-Ensign. Joseph A. Chadwick; Acting-Master's Mates, T. S. Russell, Zach. Predmore and Wm. Roberts. Schooner Oliver H. Lee. Acting-Ensign, Douglas F. O'Brien; Acting-Master's Mate, Cornelius Dailey. Naval station, New Orleans, La. Acting-Master, Adrien C. Starrett. Naval hospital. Surgeon, J. S. Dungan; Assistant Surgeon,