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Daily Archives: August 10, 2012

Battle of Cedar Mountain Pt. 2

Ok welcome back to the good ol’ blog folks! Now where were we? Ah, yes – General Banks had just launched a sudden attack against the Confederates! General Jackson wasn’t quite ready, but his forces had been preparing to attack all morning and were now in position. As the Union advanced from their defensive position […]

Battle of Cedar Mountain Pt. 1

Hello everyone, and welcome back to the good ol’ blog! Today’s blog is a two-parter, and today’s tidbit about me is: my family has two dogs, and when my Mom goes out of town it falls to my brother and I to do all the dogly duties. This normally isn’t a problem, but it gets […]

Monitor Log: 10 August 1862

Remarks Aug 10/62   Commences & till 4 Moderate breeze from S.W. & clear weather                                     William Flye     From 4 to 8 Wind S.W. & pleasant                                                                        Louis Stodder     From 8 to Meridian Baffling airs weather clear                                                      Geo. Frederickson     From Meridian to 4 Calm & clear                                                                           S.D. Greene     […]