ed to do, being military commander of the department.
Mississippi Squadron, January 1, 1863.
(excepting some of the vessels engaged at Vicksburg.)
Acting Rear-Admiral David D. Porter, Commander-in-Chief.
Receiving-ship Clara Dolson.
Lieutenant-Commander, Thomas Pattison, Acting-Assistant Surgeon, Emile Gavarret; Paymaster, Edward May; Acting-Master, John C. Bunner; Acting-Ensigns, E. C. Van Pelt and D. W. Tainter; Acting-Master's Mates, H. G. Masters and John D. Holmes; Wilmot Duley; Acting-Engineers, Geo. Kimber and C. F. Yager.
Acting-Ensign, Richard H. Smith; Acting Engineers, James Miller and J. C. Jones.
Acting-Engineer, Thomas Guernsey.
Naval station at Cairo, ill.
Commander, Alex. M. Pennock, Fleet-Captain; Paymaster, A. E. Watson, Inspector-in-charge; W. Brenton Boggs, Purchasing Paymaster and Navy Agent; E. W. Dunn, Paymaster attached to Squadron; A. H. Gilman, Paymaster attached to Station; Acting