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Chapter 24: Second attack on Vicksburg, etc. Rear-Admiral Porter takes command of the Mississippi squadron. guerilla warfare. General Grant's plans. the Army and Navy co-operate. expedition up the Yazoo. the Cairo sunk by torpedoes. difficulties surmounted by the Army. operations of Earl Van Dorn and Forrest. repulse of General Sherman near Chickasaw Bayou. attack on Haines' Bluff by the United States steamer Benton, etc., and death of Lieut.-Com. Gwinn. arrival of General McClernand to relieve Sherman. expedition to Arkansas post. last act of the Navy in the Yazoo. vessels that took part in the Yazoo expedition. Rear-Admiral Porter took command of the Mississippi Squadron in October, 1862. Rear-Admiral Davis had ordered all the vessels except the Benton and the Carondelet up to Cairo for repairs, for what with being rammed and shaken up by constant firing of the guns, they required a thorough overhauling. There being at this moment no actual operatio