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Daily Archives: May 10, 2012

We Need More Ironclads, Now!

Hey readers, welcome back to the good ol’ blog! Today’s tidbit of information about me is: I’m an enthusiastic Civil War reenactor with the 17th VA Company D and I will be proudly joining them on May 19th and 20th at the 148th Battle of New Market in New Market, VA. (This concludes my shameless plug). […]

Monitor Log: 10 May 1862

Remarks Saturday May 10th/62   Midnight to 4 A.M Fine easterly breeze and clear.  Lights moving off Willoughby point                                                                                                                                    Louis Stodder     From 4 to 8 AM Weather fine & pleasant with gentle breeze from the westward                                                                                                                                            Geo. Frederickson     From 8 to Meridian Wind strong & westward, weather fair                                                                                                                                                          […]