Register of Officers of the Confederate States Navy, 1861--1865 Page: 63
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Born in North Carolina. Appointed from North Carolina. Resigned as
acting midshipman, U. S. Navy, April 24, 1861. Acting midshipman,
October 6, 1861. Master in line of promotion, October 15, 1862. Second
lieutenant, January 7, 1864, to rank from April 26, 1863. First lieuten-
ant Provisional Navy, June 2, 1864, to rank from January 6, 1864.
Served on C. S. S. Fanny 1861-62. C. S. S. Beaufort; participated in
battle of Hampton Roads, Va., March 8-9, 1862. C. S. S. Baltic, Mobile
Squadron, 1862-63. Service abroad, 1863-64. Passenger on steamer
Margaret and Jessie when chased ashore by U. S. S. Rhode Island,
May 30, 1863. On C. S. S. Fredericksburg and commanding C. S. steamers
Hampton and Torpedo, James River Squadron, 1864.
Forrest, Douglas F.
Born in Maryland. Appointed from Virginia. Assistant paymaster, March
18, 1862. Assistant paymaster Provisional Navy, June 2, 1864.
Served on C. S. S. Virginia (Merrimack), 1862; (volunteer aide from the
army to Flag Officer Franklin Iluchanan, during engagement of March
8, 1862.) C. S. S. Arctic, Wilmington station, 1862. Richmond station,
1862-63. Service abroad, 1863-64. C. S. S. Rappahannock, Calais,
France, 1864. Paroled June 26, 1865, Houston, Texas.
Forrest, Dulaney A.
Born in Maryland. Appointed from Virginia. Formerly lieutenant, U. S.
Navy. First lieutenant, February 8, 1862. Died August 10, 1863, at
Oxford, N. C.
Prisoner at Fort Warren, December 4, 1861; exchanged January 28, 1862.
Richmond station, 1862. C. S. S. Palmetto State, Charleston station,
1862. C. S. S. Florida, October, 1862. Army duty, Wilmington, N. C.,
Born in Maryland. Appointed from Louisiana. Formerly captain, U. S.
Navy. Served in Virginia Navy. Captain, C. S. Navy, June 10, 1861.
Captain October 23, 1862, to rank from March 26, 1861.
Commandant Norfolk Navy Yard, 1861-62. Chief of Bureau of Orders and
Detail, 1862-63. Commanding James River Squadron, 1863-64. Paroled
at Greensboro, N. C., April 28, 1865.
Forrest, W. S.
Born in . Appointed from . Acting master's mate, -
Acting master's mate Provisional Navy, June 2, 1864.
Served in C. S. Army. Wilmington station, 1863. C. S. S. Tennessee,
Mobile Squadron, 1864; participated in battle of Mobile Bay, August 5,
1864; captured. Paroled at Fort Lafayette and transferred February
27, 1865, to City Point, Va., for exchange.
Born in . Appointed from . Acting master's mate (no date).
Served on C. S. steamers Dreury and Beaufort, James River Squadron,
Foster, James L.
Born in Georgia. Appointed from Georgia. Third assistant engineer,
December 29, 1862. Acting second assistant engineer, May 21, 1863.
Second assistant engineer Provisional Navy, June 2, 1864. First assist-
ant engineer Provisional Navy, October 26, 1864.
Served on C. S. S. Isondiga, Savannah Squadron, 1863-64. C. S. S.
Palmetto State, Charleston station, 1865.
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