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Rear Admiral David D. Porter, US

Two of nine manuscript General Orders, signed while commanding the Mississippi Squadron during the Civil War.

General Order 1 dated 16 October 1862. Directs all ships to provide a listing of officers on board.

Published: Thu Jul 19 15:09:58 EDT 2018