The Confederate States Navy and a brief history of what became of it. [from the Richmond, Va. Times December 30, 1900.]
Interesting data carefully Compiled from the memoranda of John L. Porter, the distinguished Chief Constructor of the Confederate States Navy. By John W. H. Porter.
The following interesting and instructive article was prepared for the Times by Mr. John W. H. Porter, of Portsmouth, Va., from memoranda left by John L. Porter, Chief Constructor of the Confederate StateJohn L. Porter, Chief Constructor of the Confederate States Navy.
The article contains much valuable historical information, and will doubtless be widely read.
It gives a list of the vessels in commission in the Confederate States Navy; tells where and when most of them were built; what became of them, and gives brief data about their movements and service:
Alabama—Wooden steam cruiser, eighty-nine guns, built at Liverpool in 1862, sailed from that port July 29th, 1862, and was sunk in action with the United States ship Kearsaege off Cherbourg, Ju
lmer, D. D., Rev. B M., 228.
Palmer, Colonel, Wm. H, 149
Pegram's Battalion, organization of, 342.
Pegram, General, John, killed, 369.
Pegram, General, Wm. R Johnson, killed, 342 373.
Pendleton, Colonel A. S., 70.
Pendleton, General, Wm. N., 69.
Petersburg, Evacuation of hospitals in, 20; battles around, 21, 330, 331.
Phi Gamma, The, in the war, 309.
Phillips, Wendell, 187.
Pickering, Timothy, 175.
Pollard, Captain, Thos. P., 216.
Porter, General, Fitz John, 96.
Porter, John L., 125.
Porter, John W. H., 125
Randolph Major N. ., 281.
Ransom, General, 325.
Rawlings, Lieutenant E. G., killed, 365.
Rebel, was the Confederate soldier a, 247.
Resolutions of 1798, 162
Richardson, Sergeant and Thos.
Richardson, Captain V. V. 1.
Riddick, Captain, captured, 31.
Rodgers, Judge Robert L, 222, 316.
Rogers, Major, Arthur Lee, 89.
Rogers, Colonel George T., 211.
Rosser's Laurel Brigade, 101.
Ruff, Lieutenant-Colonel, 300.