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Monitor Log: 24 March 1862

Remarks  Monday March 24th/62

 

From Midnight to 4 AM wind west moderate breeze clear weather

At 3 am a schooner swung around & carried away our Flag staff

                                                                                                            E.V.G..

 

From 4 to 8 AM wind & weather same                                                                     

                                                                                                            Louis N Stodder

 

From 8 to 12  Gentle breeze from west N.W. with passing clouds                                       

                                                                                                            Geo. Frederickson

 

 

 

From 12 to 4 PM. Wind & Weather same                             

                                                                                                            William Flye                                                                                                                                         

From 4 to 6 PM  Wind & weather same received 3 hollow shot 160 lbs                                

                                                                                                            E.V.G.

 

From 6 to 8 PM wind & weather same                                                                      

                                                                                                            Louis Stodder

 

From 8 to Midnight first part clear latter part cloudy with lightning

from southwest wind light from N.N.W.                                                                                                                                                                               Geo. Frederickson