The Civil War Connections Blog

Monitor Log: 2 August 1862

Remarks Aug 2/62

 

Commences & till 4

Calm & clear weather                                                            

William Flye

 

 

From 4 to 8

Wind & weather same                                                                       

Louis Stodder

 

 

From 8 to Meridian

Baffling airs from the S[outhwar]d & passing clouds. 

Gunboats Cimeron went down the river                                                                                                                  

GF Geo. Frederickson

 

 

From Meridian to 4

Wind N[orthwar]d & E[astwar]d weather clear & pleasant                           

S.D Greene

 

 

From 4 to 6

Wind E[astwar]d weather pleasant                                                          

William Flye

 

 

From 6 to 8

Wind & weather same                                                                       

Louis Stodder

 

 

From 8 to Midnight

Light airs from the E[astwar]d & passing clouds                        

Geo. Frederickson