The Civil War Connections Blog

Monitor Log: 3 June 1862

Remarks Tuesday June 3rd/62


Midnight to 4 AM

Wind west & cloudy.  2 A.M a light shower of rain passed over                                                                                                                                          Louis Stodder



4 to 8 AM

Calm & clear weather                                                            

Geo. Frederickson



8 to Meridian

Light airs from the S.E & pleasant weather. at 9. AM sent a boat on

shore with flag of truce.  At 10AM St[eame]r Maratanza arrived, sent her boats on shore with several sick women & their baggage                                                  

William Flye



Meridian to 4 P.M

Light airs from the S[ou]th & fine weather.  3.30 Tug Dragon arrived with

schooner Wm S. Remington loaded with provisions in tow                                                                                                                                                                           E.V. Gager



4 to 6 P.M

Wind West & cloudy                                                             

Louis Stodder



6 to 8 PM

Wind west & cloudy, at 8 the gunboats Delaware & Southfield came up the river                                                                                                              Geo. Frederickson



8 to Midnight 

Faint airs from S.W with cloudy rainy weather                     

William Flye