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r his coolness and bravery.
He performed his duties in the most exemplary manner until he received his death-wound.
The few man I had on deck passing powder acted with great coolness, and at no time were there any signs of shrinking or fear.
Nelson, (Ship's Cook) John Wallington, (landsman,) and Mellage, (Paymaster's Steward,) deserve special mention.
Seven of the forward part of the division were wounded and three of them killed; most of the wounds were mortal.
I am, sir, very respec
Wounded severely — J. R. M. Mullany, commander, left arm amputated; R. H. Fitch, First Assistant-Engineer, scalded; Oliver Crommelia, Surgeon's Steward, scalded; John Peacock, first-class fireman; scalded; William Mitchell, landsman, scalded; John Nelson, landsman, scalded; William Ager, coal-heaver, scalded; William Burtis, first-class fireman, scalded; Samuel Vanasery, coal-heaver, scalded; William New-land, ordinary seaman, flesh-wound; John Preston, landsman, eyes; Charles Matthews, landsm