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Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War., Chapter 25: capture of Fort Hindman or Arkansas Post. (search)
h and E. M. Bumpus; Acting-Carpenter, A. B. Chapman. Steamer Robb. Acting-Volunteer-Lieutenant, Jason Goudy; Acting-Ensigns, Robert Wilkinson, W. Stoneall and E. C. Roe; Acting-Master's Mates, Lloyd Thomas and E. F. Rowe; Acting-Engineers, Benj. Emerson and John Miller. Steamer St. Clair. Acting-Volunteer-Lieutenant, J. S. Hurd; Acting-Assistant Surgeon, D. D. Winslow; Acting-Master, G. V. Fontly; Acting-Ensign, Jos. Watson; Acting-Master's Mates, H. A. Proctor, Jos. Hurd and E. C. Williams; Acting-Engineers, Wm. McLain, Edward Lozier and C. C. Hamilton. Steamer brilliant. Acting-Volunteer-Lieutenant, Chas. G. Perkins; Acting Assistant Surgeon, W. W. Howard; Acting-Assistant Paymaster, Horace Talcott; Acting-Ensigns, J. B. Dales, George Munday and G. D. Little; Acting-Master's Mate, J. J. Perkins; Acting-Engineers, W. A. Willey, Salmuel Ecoff and James Cutter. Ram little rebel. Acting-Volunteer-Lieutenant, Thomas B. Gregory; Acting-Ensign, N. T. Rennell; Acting-
Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War., Chapter 26: siege of Vicksburg. (search)
of the Navy upon Vicksburg might in time have destroyed the city and its fine public buildings, but that would have brought the Army no nearer the desired object: the possession of this stronghold and the opening of the Mississippi. When General Williams ascended the river in company with Farragut, with 3,000 men, he announced that this force was not sufficient to hold Vicksburg, even if he could capture it. In which opinion he was right. He set his troops to work to cut a canal across the isthmus, hoping to direct the waters of the Mississippi into this cut and make the river take a new direction, by which the city would have been left out in the cold; but the plan did not work as it had done in many other cases, and when General Williams departed he left only a dry ditch. General Grant being anxious to get transports past Vicksburg, determined to try the ditch again, and had dredges brought down to work on it. It was hoped that when the river rose it would cut its way through
Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War., Chapter 42: Red River expedition.--continued. (search)
ting-Assistant Surgeon, Milton James; Acting-Assistant Paymaster, Horace Talcott; Acting-Ensigns, G. D. Little, J. J. Perkins and Richard McAllister: Acting-Master's Mates, T. G. Herron and J. H. Neely; Engineers: Acting-First-Assistant, Wm. A. Willey; Acting-Second-Assistants, Samuel Ecoff and James Cutter. Steamer St. Clair. Acting-Volunteer-Lieutenant, T. B. Gregory; Acting-Assistant Paymaster, H. F. Browne; Acting-Ensigns, Warren Burch and G. W. Garrison; Acting-Master's Mates, E. C. Williams, J. H. Hurd and H. O. Proctor; Engineers: Acting-First-Assistant, Wm. McLean; Acting-Second-Assistant, Edward Lozier; Acting-Third-Assistant, F. A. Morse. Steamer Silver Cloud. Acting-Volunteer-Lieutenant, A. F. O'Neill; Acting-Assistant Surgeon, O. B. Damon; Acting-Assistant Paymaster, W. H. Hathorne; Acting-Ensigns, Robert Wilkinson and J. M. Reid; Acting-Master's Mates, Frank Middleton, R. S. Critchell and J. M. Darrah; Engineers: Acting-First-Assistant, B. F. Clark; Acting-Seco
Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War., Chapter 55: operations of the Mississippi Squadron in the latter part of 1864 and in 1865. (search)
mith; Acting-Master, J. L. Bryant; Acting-Ensigns, C. H. Gullick, R. T. Nelson, J. W. Richards and W. W. Phillips; Acting-Master's Mates. E. A. Dumont; Acting-Assistant Surgeon, Isaac T. Coates; Acting-Assistant Paymaster, J. C. Spalding; Engineers: Acting-First Assistants, Perry South and J. Bolejack; Acting-Second-Assistant, T. M. Sloan; Acting-Third-Assistant, G. W. Marfield; Acting-Carpenter, Wm. Reid. Juliet--Fourth-rate. Acting-Volunteer-Lieutenant, Thos. B. Gregory; Acting-Ensign, E. C. Williams; Acting-Master's Mates, G. A. Gregory, J. S. McCoy, G. W. Ball and W. M. Mullen; Acting-Assistant Surgeon, W. W. Wentworth; Acting-Assistant Paymaster, J. Linsly, Jr.; Engineers: Acting-First-Assistant, W. H. Hardin; Acting-Second-Assistant, J. G. Briggs; Acting-Third-Assistant, Thomas Hanna. Kenwood--Fourth rate. Acting-Volunteer-Lieutenant, John Swaney; Acting-Ensigns, J. C. Weeks, J. L. Reed and N. H. Conklin; Acting-Master's Mates, M. M. Yorston and W. R. Moffatt; Actin