lunteer-Lieutenant, Edward Cavendy; Acting-Masters, J. E. Giddings, O. Thatcher. T. Werthoff and Samuel Very; Acting-Assistant Surgeon, Thomas Welch; Acting-Assistant Paymaster, E. H. Roberts.
Commander, Geo. Colvocoresses; Assistant Surgeon, W. L. Wheeler; Paymaster, Edw. Foster; Acting-Masters, Zac. Kempton and J. D. Wood; Acting-Ensign, A. B. Axtell; Acting-Master's Mate, Peter Faunce.
Steamer Stars and Stripes.
Lieutenant-Commander, Reed Werden and Lieutenant, R. S. McCook [commanding at different times].
Steamer State of Georgia.
Commander, J. F. Armstrong; Acting-Masters, A. D. Littlefield and J. J. Rogers; Acting-Assistant Surgeon, J. W. Hamilton; Acting-Assistant Paymaster, T. H. Haskell; Acting-Engineers, James Wilkinson, David Pyke, Wm. H. Miller, Thomas Nesbitt and J. D. Rogers; Acting-Master's Mates, J. T. Hughes and Isaac Halleck.
Acting-Volunteer-Lieutenant, C. F. W. Behm; Acting-Master, W. F. Pratt; Acting-Assistan
o of them.
Acting-Ensign M. W. Weld knocked over a six-inch rifle on the second day, and the executive officer, Lieutenant R. S. McCook, disposed of a 10-inch columbiad on the third day of the action.
I also saw a shell from the Monadnock dismountay.
I again desire to bring to your notice and that of the department, the services of the executive officer, Lieutenant R. S. McCook, to whom I am indebted for the efficiency and readiness which enabled me at all times to be prompt in all movemer the intelligent manner in which he attended to the duties of signal officer.
Lieutenant (afterwards Commander) Roderick S. McCook, executive officer of the Canonicus.
Acting-Master and Pilot Edward A. Decker performed his duties with his accts, W. M. Bartram and J. C. Veatch.
Lieutenant-Commander, George E. Belknap; Lieutenant, R. S. McCook; Acting-Masters, D. S. Murphy, E. S. Goodwin and E. A. Decker; Acting-Ensigns, C. W. Seekins, M. W. Weld and F. P. Cen