USS Monitor was an iron-hulled steamship. Built during the American Civil War,
she was the first ironclad warship commissioned by the Union Navy. Monitor is ...
On July 15, 1942, America had been in World War II for less than a year, but the
fight had already come to the nation's shores with U-boat attacks along the East ...
Few ships in American naval history have been so highly acclaimed as USS
Monitor, a vessel that transformed naval warfare with its revolving turret.
Feb 13, 2013 ... Sixteen men were lost when the USS Monitor went down in a storm off Cape
Hatteras on Dec. 31, 1862.
Aug 26, 2016 ... USS Monitor (1862) - The USS Monitor became a legend when she tangled with
the seemingly unstoppable Confederate CSS Virginia during ...
USS Monitor , a 987-ton armored turret gunboat, was built at New York to the
design of John Ericsson . She was the first of what became a large number of ...
On this day in History, U.S.S. Monitor battles C.S.S. Virginia on Mar 09, 1862.
Learn more about what happened today on History.
Jan 9, 2014 ... The Virginia museum that holds the famous turret of the sunken Civil War
ironclad warship USS Monitor says it is closing the laboratory that ...
USS Monitor was a Civil War ironclad built for the US Navy and took part in the
first battle between ironclad warships at Hampton Roads on March 9, 1862..
Feb 25, 2014 ... It's March 8, 1862 and an epic battle of the Civil War is underway in the waters off
Hampton Roads, Virginia. The Confederate CSS Virginia ...