Cruise of the U.S. Flag-Ship Hartford–Wm. C. Holton

U. S. Flag-Ship Hartford, Philadelphia, Jan. 19, 1862. This morning, at 10 o'clock, the U. S. screw sloop Hartford was put in commission as the flag-ship of the Western Gulf Blockading Squadron. The following is a list of officers ordered to join her: Flag Officer—David G. Farragut. Fleet Captain—Henry H. Bell. Commander—Richard Wainwright. Lieutenant and [...]