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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 28. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 6 0 Browse Search
Emilio, Luis F., History of the Fifty-Fourth Regiment of Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry , 1863-1865 6 0 Browse Search
William F. Fox, Lt. Col. U. S. V., Regimental Losses in the American Civil War, 1861-1865: A Treatise on the extent and nature of the mortuary losses in the Union regiments, with full and exhaustive statistics compiled from the official records on file in the state military bureaus and at Washington 4 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: January 15, 1864., [Electronic resource] 4 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: January 28, 1865., [Electronic resource] 4 0 Browse Search
Medford Historical Society Papers, Volume 4. 3 1 Browse Search
Medford Historical Society Papers, Volume 1. 3 1 Browse Search
Horace Greeley, The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-65: its Causes, Incidents, and Results: Intended to exhibit especially its moral and political phases with the drift and progress of American opinion respecting human slavery from 1776 to the close of the War for the Union. Volume II. 2 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: December 15, 1865., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
Col. John M. Harrell, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 10.2, Arkansas (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 2 0 Browse Search
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"Torpedo, " a one-gun boat, engaged in taking torpedoes down the river, sinking her in a few minutes, and causing the death of her commander, Lieutenant Armstrong. As soon as the collision occurred, every effort was made by those on board the "Allison" to save the lives of those on the "Torpedo." Boats were immediately manned and shoved off in the dark; but not until four of her crew were picked up was anything known of her commander, when the remark was heard, "For God's sake, captain, let mmb; for God's sake be quick," and thereupon he sank again. Before his rescuers could reach him, however, he arose once more, a few yards off, and sank for the last time, with the remark on his lips, "It's too late; I'm gone." The boat from the "Allison" rowed about the river for some time afterwards, in hopes of recovering the body of Captain Armstrong; but, finding all efforts fruitless, returned to the steamer, and came up to Rocketts, which place they reached about 9 o'clock at night. Comm