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Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War. 4 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2 4 0 Browse Search
Waitt, Ernest Linden, History of the Nineteenth regiment, Massachusetts volunteer infantry , 1861-1865 3 1 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 15. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 2 0 Browse Search
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Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War., Chapter 43: operations of the Mississippi squadron, under Admiral Porter, after the Red River expedition. (search)
We consider the employment of submarines as a legitimate mode of defence, and, as officers connected with the defence of Richmond, feel it our duty to recommend torpedoes as a powerful accessory to our limited means. The moral effect of an explosion upon an enemy would be incalculable, and would doubtless deter them from attempting to bring troops, by transports, to points accessible to the city, as White House or Brandon. Respectfully submitted, W. H. Stevens, Colonel Engineers. John A. Williams, Major Engineers. W. G. Turpin, Capt. Engineers. Colonel J. T. Gilmer, Chief Engineer. Official copy. A. L. Rives, Lieutenant-Colonel and Acting-Chief of Bureau. Letter of T. E. Courtenay to Col. H. E. Clark. Richmond, Virginia, Jan. 19, 1864. My Dear Colonel — I hope you have received all my letters. I wrote two to Mobile, one to Columbus, and two to Brandon. I now send this by a party who is going to Shreveport, and promised to learn your whereabouts so as to fo
Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War., Chapter 50: Second attack on Fort Fisher. (search)
id Reed. Shokokon--Fourth rate. Acting-Volunteer-Lieutenant, W. B. Sheldon: Acting-Ensigns, P. C. Asserson, A. O. Kruge and D. W. Lakin; Acting-Master's Mates. R. S. Proudfit and F. Bradley; Acting-Assistant Paymaster, C. J. Todd; Engineers: Acting-First-Assistant,W. D Forbes; Acting-Third Assistant, James Wilson. Dunbarton--Fourth-rate. Acting-Volunteer Lieutenant. Henry Brown; Acting-Master, Hamilton Bingham; Acting-Ensigns, O. A. Thompson, C. T. Somes, Daniel Merrill and J. A. Williams; Acting-Master's Mate, H. M. Guilford; Acting-Assistant Paymaster, J. W. Holmes; Engineers: Acting-Second Assistant, Charles Bremon; Acting-Third Assistants, J. W. Mead, G. L. Shoemaker, Clark Thurston and J. T. Boyd. Clematis--Fourth-rate. Acting-Volunteer Lieutenant, E. D. Bruner; Acting Ensigns, C. T. Beth, Isaac Miller and Geo. H. Gooding; Acting-Master's Mates, M. P. Butts and O. C. Currier; Engineers: Acting-Second-Assistant, Wm. Deacon; Acting-Third-Assistants, G. Mc Alliste