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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 4. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Reminiscences of torpedo service in Charleston Harbor by W. T. Glassel, Commander Confederate States Navy. (search)
captain and officers of the Powhatan never have known how near they came to having the honor of being the first ship ever blown up by a torpedo boat. I do not think this failure was from any fault or want of proper precaution of mine. The man who backed his oar and stopped the boat at the-critical moment declared afterwards that he had been terrified so that he knew not what he was doing. He seemed to be ashamed of his conduct, and wished to go with me into any danger. His name was James Murphy, and he afterwards deserted to the enemy by swimming off to a vessel at anchor in the Edisto river. I think the enemy must have received some hint from spies, creating a suspicion of torpedoes, before I made this attempt. I got back to Charleston after daylight next morning, with only the loss of one torpedo, and convinced that steam was the only reliable motive power. Commodore Tucker having been ordered to command the naval forces at Charleston, torpedoes were fitted to the bow
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Mass. officers and men who died., List of Massachusetts officers and soldiers killed in action. (search)
Inf.,Port Hudson, La.,May 28, 1863. Murphy, Dennis,28th Mass. Inf.,Manassas, Va.,Aug. 30, 1862. Murphy, Eugene,37th Mass. Inf.,Wilderness, Va.,May 6, 1864. Murphy, James,28th Mass. Inf.,James Island, S. C.,June 16, 1862. Murphy, James,45th Mass. Inf.,Kinston, N. C.,Dec. 14, 1862. Murphy, James,40th Mass. Inf.,Cold Harbor, Va.Murphy, James,45th Mass. Inf.,Kinston, N. C.,Dec. 14, 1862. Murphy, James,40th Mass. Inf.,Cold Harbor, Va.,June 3, 1864. Murphy, James H.,1st Mass. Inf.,Blackburn's Ford, Va.,July 18, 1861. Murphy, Jeremiah,9th Mass. Inf.,Gaines' Mill, Va.,June 27, 1862. Murphy, Jeremiah,59th Mass. Inf.,Spotsylvania, Va.,May 12, 1864. Murphy, Jeremiah S.,28th Mass. Inf.,Secessionville, S. C.,June 16, 1862. Murphy, John,28th Mass. Inf.,Petersburg, Murphy, James,40th Mass. Inf.,Cold Harbor, Va.,June 3, 1864. Murphy, James H.,1st Mass. Inf.,Blackburn's Ford, Va.,July 18, 1861. Murphy, Jeremiah,9th Mass. Inf.,Gaines' Mill, Va.,June 27, 1862. Murphy, Jeremiah,59th Mass. Inf.,Spotsylvania, Va.,May 12, 1864. Murphy, Jeremiah S.,28th Mass. Inf.,Secessionville, S. C.,June 16, 1862. Murphy, John,28th Mass. Inf.,Petersburg, Va.,March 25, 1865. Murphy, John Name and rank. Private understood when not otherwise stated.Command.Engagement.Date. Murphy, John,28th Mass. Inf.,Fredericksburg, Va.,Dec. 13, 1862. Murphy, John J., 1st Sergt.,32d Mass. Inf.,Bethesda Church, Va.,June 3, 1864. Murphy, Luke,19th Mass. Inf.,Oak Grove, Va.,June 25, 1
Inf.,Port Hudson, La.,May 28, 1863. Murphy, Dennis,28th Mass. Inf.,Manassas, Va.,Aug. 30, 1862. Murphy, Eugene,37th Mass. Inf.,Wilderness, Va.,May 6, 1864. Murphy, James,28th Mass. Inf.,James Island, S. C.,June 16, 1862. Murphy, James,45th Mass. Inf.,Kinston, N. C.,Dec. 14, 1862. Murphy, James,40th Mass. Inf.,Cold Harbor, Va.Murphy, James,45th Mass. Inf.,Kinston, N. C.,Dec. 14, 1862. Murphy, James,40th Mass. Inf.,Cold Harbor, Va.,June 3, 1864. Murphy, James H.,1st Mass. Inf.,Blackburn's Ford, Va.,July 18, 1861. Murphy, Jeremiah,9th Mass. Inf.,Gaines' Mill, Va.,June 27, 1862. Murphy, Jeremiah,59th Mass. Inf.,Spotsylvania, Va.,May 12, 1864. Murphy, Jeremiah S.,28th Mass. Inf.,Secessionville, S. C.,June 16, 1862. Murphy, John,28th Mass. Inf.,Petersburg, Murphy, James,40th Mass. Inf.,Cold Harbor, Va.,June 3, 1864. Murphy, James H.,1st Mass. Inf.,Blackburn's Ford, Va.,July 18, 1861. Murphy, Jeremiah,9th Mass. Inf.,Gaines' Mill, Va.,June 27, 1862. Murphy, Jeremiah,59th Mass. Inf.,Spotsylvania, Va.,May 12, 1864. Murphy, Jeremiah S.,28th Mass. Inf.,Secessionville, S. C.,June 16, 1862. Murphy, John,28th Mass. Inf.,Petersburg, Va.,March 25, 1865.
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Mass. officers and men who died., List of Massachusetts officers, and soldiers who died as prisoners. (search)
, Sergt.,*57th Mass. Inf.,Danville, Va.,Feb. 23, 1865. Murley, Daniel,9th Mass. Inf.,Andersonville, Ga.,April 3, 1864 Murphy, C.,17th Mass. Inf.,Andersonville, Ga.,Sept. 5, 1864. Murphy, F.,*17th Mass. Inf.,Andersonville, Ga.,Aug. 13, 1864. Murphy, J.,58th Mass. Inf.,Danville, Va.,Nov. 27, 1864. Murphy, James,28th Mass. Inf.,Salisbury, N. C.,Oct. 17, 1864. Murphy, Jeremiah,28th Mass. Inf.,Salisbury, N. C.,Oct. 16, 1864. Murphy, John,28th Mass. Inf.,Salisbury, N. C.,Oct. 16, 1864. Murphy,Murphy, James,28th Mass. Inf.,Salisbury, N. C.,Oct. 17, 1864. Murphy, Jeremiah,28th Mass. Inf.,Salisbury, N. C.,Oct. 16, 1864. Murphy, John,28th Mass. Inf.,Salisbury, N. C.,Oct. 16, 1864. Murphy, Michael,12th Mass. Inf.,Andersonville, Ga.,June 6, 1864. Murphy, Patrick,*39th Mass. Inf.,------ Murphy, Patrick,27th Mass. Inf.,Andersonville, Ga.,March 16, 1865. Murphy, Philip,7th Mass. Inf.,Andersonville, Ga.,—--, 1864. Murphy, Thomas,39th Mass. Inf.,Salisbury, N. C.,Dec. 31, 1864. Murphy, William T.,58th Mass. Inf.,Danville, Va.,Nov. 27, 1864. Murray, John W.,31st Mass. Inf.,Mobile, Ala.,Aug. 29, 1864. Murray, Thomas,19th Mass. Inf.,Andersonville, Ga.,Aug. 8, 1864. Mutner, Lewis,*
, Sergt.,*57th Mass. Inf.,Danville, Va.,Feb. 23, 1865. Murley, Daniel,9th Mass. Inf.,Andersonville, Ga.,April 3, 1864 Murphy, C.,17th Mass. Inf.,Andersonville, Ga.,Sept. 5, 1864. Murphy, F.,*17th Mass. Inf.,Andersonville, Ga.,Aug. 13, 1864. Murphy, J.,58th Mass. Inf.,Danville, Va.,Nov. 27, 1864. Murphy, James,28th Mass. Inf.,Salisbury, N. C.,Oct. 17, 1864. Murphy, Jeremiah,28th Mass. Inf.,Salisbury, N. C.,Oct. 16, 1864. Murphy, John,28th Mass. Inf.,Salisbury, N. C.,Oct. 16, 1864. Murphy,Murphy, James,28th Mass. Inf.,Salisbury, N. C.,Oct. 17, 1864. Murphy, Jeremiah,28th Mass. Inf.,Salisbury, N. C.,Oct. 16, 1864. Murphy, John,28th Mass. Inf.,Salisbury, N. C.,Oct. 16, 1864. Murphy, Michael,12th Mass. Inf.,Andersonville, Ga.,June 6, 1864. Murphy, Patrick,*39th Mass. Inf.,------ Murphy, Patrick,27th Mass. Inf.,Andersonville, Ga.,March 16, 1865. Murphy, Philip,7th Mass. Inf.,Andersonville, Ga.,—--, 1864. Murphy, Thomas,39th Mass. Inf.,Salisbury, N. C.,Dec. 31, 1864. Murphy, William T.,58th Mass. Inf.,Danville, Va.,Nov. 27, 1864. Murray, John W.,31st Mass. Inf.,Mobile, Ala.,Aug. 29, 1864. Murray, Thomas,19th Mass. Inf.,Andersonville, Ga.,Aug. 8, 1864. Mutner, Lewis,*
urphy, Edward, 471 Murphy, Eugene, 398 Murphy, F., 538 Murphy, Hugh, 471 Murphy, J., 538 Murphy, J. B., 471 Murphy, J. C., 471 Murphy, J. H., 398 Murphy, J. J., 399 Murphy, J. S., 398 Murphy, James, IX Murphy, James, Co. A, 28th Mass. Inf., 538 Murphy, James, Co. C, 28th Mass. Inf., 398 Murphy, James, 40th Mass. IMurphy, James, Co. A, 28th Mass. Inf., 538 Murphy, James, Co. C, 28th Mass. Inf., 398 Murphy, James, 40th Mass. Inf., 398 Murphy, James, 45th Mass. Inf., 398 Murphy, Jeremiah, 9th Mass. Inf., 398 Murphy, Jeremiah, 16th Mass. Inf., 471 Murphy, Jeremiah, 28th Mass. Inf., 538 Murphy, James, Co. C, 28th Mass. Inf., 398 Murphy, James, 40th Mass. Inf., 398 Murphy, James, 45th Mass. Inf., 398 Murphy, Jeremiah, 9th Mass. Inf., 398 Murphy, Jeremiah, 16th Mass. Inf., 471 Murphy, Jeremiah, 28th Mass. Inf., 538 Murphy, Jeremiah, 59th Mass. Inf., 398 Murphy, John, IX Murphy, John, Co. A, 28th Mass. Inf., 538 Murphy, John, Co. B, 28th Mass. Inf., 398 Murphy, John, Co. Murphy, James, 40th Mass. Inf., 398 Murphy, James, 45th Mass. Inf., 398 Murphy, Jeremiah, 9th Mass. Inf., 398 Murphy, Jeremiah, 16th Mass. Inf., 471 Murphy, Jeremiah, 28th Mass. Inf., 538 Murphy, Jeremiah, 59th Mass. Inf., 398 Murphy, John, IX Murphy, John, Co. A, 28th Mass. Inf., 538 Murphy, John, Co. B, 28th Mass. Inf., 398 Murphy, John, Co. C, 28th Mass. Inf., 399 Murphy, John, 34th Mass. Inf., 471 Murphy, Luke, 399 Murphy, Michael, 12th Mass. Inf., 538 Murphy, Michael, 20th Mass. Inf., 399 Murphy,Murphy, James, 45th Mass. Inf., 398 Murphy, Jeremiah, 9th Mass. Inf., 398 Murphy, Jeremiah, 16th Mass. Inf., 471 Murphy, Jeremiah, 28th Mass. Inf., 538 Murphy, Jeremiah, 59th Mass. Inf., 398 Murphy, John, IX Murphy, John, Co. A, 28th Mass. Inf., 538 Murphy, John, Co. B, 28th Mass. Inf., 398 Murphy, John, Co. C, 28th Mass. Inf., 399 Murphy, John, 34th Mass. Inf., 471 Murphy, Luke, 399 Murphy, Michael, 12th Mass. Inf., 538 Murphy, Michael, 20th Mass. Inf., 399 Murphy, P. J., 399 Murphy, Patrick, 19th Mass. Inf., 471 Murphy, Patrick, 27th Mass. Inf., 538 Murphy, Patrick, 39th Mass. Inf., 538 Murphy, Patrick, 57th Mass. Inf., 3
ry, June 5, 1864. Captain, May 23, 1865. Mustered out, July 13, 1865. Murdock, George L. Second Lieutenant, 34th Mass. Infantry, Sept. 6, 1863. First Lieutenant, Sept. 20, 1864. Captain, June 18, 1865; not mustered. Mustered out, June 16, 1865, as First Lieutenant. Murkland, John. Captain, 15th Mass. Infantry, Sept. 18, 1862. Killed at Gettysburg, Pa., July 4, 1863. Murphy, Daniel. Second Lieutenant, 19th Mass. Infantry, Jan. 31, 1865. Resigned, June 1, 1865. Murphy, James. Second Lieutenant, 20th Mass. Infantry, Nov. 8, 1861. First Lieutenant, Aug. 29, 1862. Captain, Dec. 18, 1862. Resigned (disability), Aug. 28, 1863. Murphy, Joseph. Second Lieutenant, 9th Mass. Infantry, Apr. 1, 1863. First Lieutenant, Aug. 4, 1863. Mustered out, June 21, 1864. Murphy, Joseph C. First Lieutenant, 1st Mass. Cavalry, Oct. 27, 1863. Captain, Jan. 2, 1864; mustered, Jan. 6, 1864. Mustered out, June 26, 1865. Murphy, Patrick Edward. First Sergeant,
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2, Index of names of persons. (search)
, 323 Munroe, Timothy, 222 Munroe, W. H., 4th Mass. Inf., 323 Munroe, W. H., 60th Mass. Inf., 323 Munsell, A. S., 323 Munsell, G. N., 386 Munsey, A. T., 474 Munsey, H. J., 323 Munsey, W. G., 323 Munson, Garry, 583 Munson, O. H., 573 Munyan, A. E., 323 Murch, G. W., 323 Murdoch, Joseph, 323 Murdock, A. M., 323 Murdock, C. C., 323 Murdock, G. L., 323 Murdock, Joseph, 583 Murkland, John, 323 Murphy, D. J., 499 Murphy, D. S., 104 Murphy, Daniel, 324 Murphy, J. C., 324 Murphy, James, 324 Murphy, Joseph, 9th Mass. Inf., 324 Murphy, Joseph, 40th N. Y. Inf., 474 Murphy, P. E., 324 Murray, C. M., 324 Murray, George, 324 Mussey, G. B., 324 Mutell, C. W., 324, 544 Muzzey, D. P., 222 Muzzey, G. E., 324 Muzzey, H. C., 324 Muzzey, L. W., 324, 434, 544 Myers, J. P., 324 Myrick, George, 1st Mass. Inf., 324 Myrick, George, 5th Mass. Inf., 324 N. Nash, F. A., 324 Nash, James, 106 Nash, S. G., 583 Nason, G. H. 324 Nason, Joseph, 324 Nason, P. F., 324 N
Rev. James K. Ewer , Company 3, Third Mass. Cav., Roster of the Third Massachusetts Cavalry Regiment in the war for the Union, Company D. (search)
n, 19, s; clerk. Aug. 19. 1862. Disch, May 20, 1865. Edward P. Hooper, Sergt. Manchester, 19, s; farmer. Dec. 31, 1863. Disch. Aug. 8, 1865. Charles F. Lufkin, Sergt. Boston, 35, s; sailor. Oct. 23, 1862. Died April 23, 1864. James Murphy, Jr., Sergt. S. Boston, 23, m; teamster. March 11, 1864. M. O. Sept 28, 1865. James Prince, Sergt. Roxbury, 20, s; gilder. Aug. 18, 1862. Disch. May 20, 1865. Albert Richardson, Sergt. Boston, 27; s; wood turner. Aug. 11, 1862. DischLa. 24; Oct. 2, 1862. M. O. Sept. 28, 1865. George A. Mower, Braintree, 19, s; boot treer. Feb. 9, 1864. M. O. Sept. 28, 1865. Prior serv. Martin Mulligan, Salem, 39, s; laborer. Oct. 19, 1863. M. O. Sept. 28, 1865. Prior serv. James Murphy, E. Cambridge, 19, s; sailor. Feb. 15, 1864. Wounded Sept. 19, 1864. M. O. Sept. 28, 1865. Edward A. Newman, South Boston, 32, m; piano maker. Aug. 15, 1862. Died July 10, 1865, Andersonville, Ga. Ola Nillson, Stockholm, Sweden, Cr.
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 27. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Hanover county heroes. [from the Richmond, Va., Dispatch, October 15, 1899.] (search)
. William Patterson, Second Manassas, 1862. John Barker, Second Manassas, 1862. Andrew Smith, Malvern Hill, 1862. Silas Thacker, Sharpsburg, 1862. John Wiltshire, Sharpsburg, 1862. Nelson's battery. Major Franklin Terrell. Edmund Anderson, Second Cold Harbor, 1864. B. F. Harris, Sharpsburg, 1862. Samuel Harris, Sharpsburg, 1862. A. J. Harris, Richmond, 1862. Stephen C. Sydnor. John E. Oliver. R. H. Nelson. Charles Hall. ——Upshur. John Farmer. James Murphy, Second Cold Harbor, 1864. Woolfolk's battery. Joseph R. Terrell, Gettysburg, 1863. Thomas B. Moody, 1863. Marye's battery. Woodson Sullivan, Cold Harbor. Aleck Pate, Cold Harbor. Walter Jones. George Smith, Staunton. Elisha Wicker, Staunton. David Wright, Martinsburg, W. Va. Second Howitzers. Lieutenant H. St. C. Jones, Sailors' Creek. Pamunkey artillery. Robert P. Anderson, Drewry's Bluff. Morris's artillery. Lieutenant Henry W. Toler, Som
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