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CATEGORY: Battle of Hampton Roads
When Ironclads Clashed: How Hampton Roads Changed Naval Warfare Forever
March 9, 2017

On March 9, 1862, the ironclad warships USS Monitor and CSS Virginia squared off in the most influential naval battle of the Civil War. Read More

Faces of Drowned Civil War Sailors From USS Monitor Reconstructed
March 6, 2012

Forensic specialists have put faces to the remains of men who went down with the USS Monitor 150 years ago. Read More