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Monitor Log: 20 August 1862

Remarks Aug 20/62   Commences & till 4 Calm & baffling airs from N[orthewar]d & E[astwar]d                                               Geo. Frederickson   From 4 to 8 Calm & weather clear                                                             S.D. Greene From 8 to Meridian Light airs from the S.W & pleasant weather.  The Port Royal Sonoma & Genesee moved down the river.  At 8.30 Mr. Newton […]

Monitor Log: 28 May 1862

Remarks Wednesday May 28th/62   Midnight to 4 A.M Moderate breezes from S.W & clear, pleasant weather  at 4 AM. Gunboats Stepping Stones & Island Belle got under way & proceeded down the river.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    William Flye       4 to 8 A.M. Wind & weather same                                                             E.V. Gager     8 to Meridian […]

Monitor Log: 23 April 1862

Remarks  Wednesday April 23rd /62   From Midnight to 4 A.M. Begins with fine pleasant weather gentle breezes from westward                                                                                                                                         Geo. Frederickson       From 4 to 8 A.M. Wind & weather same                                                 William Flye     From 8 A.M. to Meridian Wind W.S.W. fine clear weather, our tug being left by the Capt […]