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Monitor Log: 21 August 1862

Remarks Aug 21 1862


Commences & till 4 A.M.  with calm and cloudy weather                                                   

Louis Stodder



From 4 to 8 A.M.  calm and cloudy weather. at 6 the Currituck went down the

river followed by the Satellite towing a schooner.  Received in the Gunners Depart-

ment 30 10 second time fuses                                                                                                                                                                                                             Geo. Frederickson



From 8 to Meridian  The Delaware arrived bearing the Broad Pennant of Commd’r Charles Wilkes.  Calm                                                                                                                                                                                                                       S.D. Greene



From Meridian to 4 P.M.  Weather the same                                                                         

William Flye



From 4 to 6 P.M.  Wind light from the East. and cloudy                                          

Louis Stodder



From 6 to 8 P.M.  The wind SE. fresh.  weather cloudy and rainy                                       

Geo. Frederickson



From 8 P.M. to Midnight  Wind S & Ed weather cloudy and rainy                          

S.D. Greene