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.
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.
Aug 26, 2016 ... USS Monitor (1862) - The USS Monitor became a legend when she tangled with
the seemingly unstoppable Confederate CSS Virginia during ...
The USS Monitor was one of the first ironclads built for the Union Navy. She
fought the CSS Virginia at the momentous Battle of Hampton Roads on March 9,
The USS Monitor. Constructed in 1861-1862 at the Continental Ship Yard in
Greepoint Brooklyn in 101 days. John Ericsson, a New York resident in the
Oct 4, 2012 ... Excerpt from "The Boilermaker Legacy," a documentary film (146 minutes in
length) produced in collaboration with International Brotherhood of ...
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 ...