The Civil War Connections Blog

Monitor Log: 25 May 1862

Remarks Sunday May 25th/1862


Midnight to 4 A.M

Light breeze from N.E with thick hazy weather                   

Geo. Frederickson



4 to 8 A.M

Light breeze from N.E & cloudy weather                             

William Flye



8 to Meridian

Wind N.N.E & fine weather.  Str Dragon and Maratanza

proceeded up the river.  Port Royal & Naugatuck went down at 10 AM.  

All hands were mustered for inspection                                                                                                                                                                                             E.V. Gager



Meridian to 4 P.M

Wind E & pleasant.  Dragon came down the river 

Maratanza firing up the river                                                                                                                                                                                                              Louis Stodder


4 to 6 P.M

Wind & weather same                                                                       

Geo. F.



6 to 8 P.M

Light breeze from S.E. & pleasant.  6.15 Steamer Rescue arrived 

7.35 Massachusetts arrived with flag of truce.  The Aroostook arrived

& anchored at 7.40                                                    

William Flye



8 to Midnight

Wind light & variable & fine weather