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Daily Archives: March 12, 2012

Monitor Log: 12 March 1862

Wednesday March 12, 1862 Remarks   From Midnight to 4 AM light breeze from the S and clear pleasant weather  Guard boats in same position as at midnight                                                                                                                                                         William Flye   From 4 to 8 AM Fine weather, wind S.W.  At 6.30 AM run the U.S. Steamer Roanoke left the harbor                                                                                                                                                                                                          J. Webber […]

Music Monday: Tim Eriksen

First off I have to apologize for my brief hiatus from the blog and missing last Music Monday.  That being said I have a gem of a song that’s a perfect conclusion to the 150th anniversary weekend of the Battle of Hampton Roads. The song is entitled “The Cumberland and The Merrimac” and it comes […]