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Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War., Chapter 41: the Red River expedition, under Major-General N. P. Banks, assisted by the Navy under Rear-Admiral David D. Porter. (search)
ot prepared to cope with artillery. Pleasant Hill Landing is but ten miles below Conchatta Chuteter much greater. Ten miles back from Pleasant Hill Landing is Pleasant Hill, then occupied by the plant his batteries three miles below Pleasant Hill Landing, which proved to be the case. To thed in regard to the battle I fought at Pleasant Hill Landing, because the data had not come in at t sent General A. J. Smith's command to Pleasant Hill Landing, distant but twelve miles by a good role, that all were taken safely down to Pleasant Hill Landing. We do not remember another instancen abandoned and left in the mud below Pleasant Hill Landing. All her stores had been removed, anddanger was to be apprehended. Below Pleasant Hill Landing the transports grounded so frequently ere the only gun-boats in the fight at Pleasant Hill Landing, against 2,500 men and a park of artilanted by marching only twelve miles to Pleasant Hill Landing; but General Banks seemed well satisfi[1 more...]
Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War., Chapter 42: Red River expedition.--continued. (search)
s arrived, and there was no departure from the plan of campaign in making such arrangement. It was a very necessary arrangement, for the campaign could not have been conducted without using Alexandria as a base of supplies. The number, etc., of the enemy's forces is greatly overstated by General Banks. They did not, all told, number more than 20,000 men, among them were 6,000 or 7,000 raw troops from Texas, commanded by General Green. These were badly cut up by the gun-boats at Pleasant Hill Landing. Another mistake of Banks is to be found in the recapitulation of his report. He says eight days may be set down to General Franklin for his tardy movements, and the rest of the time to delay in getting the fleet over the Falls. The General reflects on the Admiral for undertaking to get twenty ironclads of heavy draft over the Falls and up the river on a falling water. There were but six iron-clads in the fleet, and of these the Eastport and Ozark were the only two from which t