The Monitor
The last moment of the USS Monitor.  The first ironclad, sent on a misconceived passage off the coast of North Carolina in storm season, wallows and sinks in very heavy seas.  She is shown here saving her crew, 
December 31, 1862.  It was not a happy New Year.
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