"2013 EVENTS"

150th Anniversary of the
Sinking of the USS Monitor

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EVENT WAS HELD: SATURDAY, JANUARY 12, 2013
Cemetery Trolley: Honored USS Monitor Crewmen and workers at their gravesites.
Greewood Chapel: Memorial Service, musical tribute,
USS Monitor displays, refreshments.

GREENWOOD CEMETERY
500 25th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11232

HONORING
USS MONITOR CREW AND CIVILIAN WORKERS
BURIED AT GREENWOOD CEMETERY
including
EDMUND BROWN (FIRST CLASS FIREMAN - USS MONITOR)
EDWARD L. CRABBE (CIVILIAN ENGINEER AT BROOKLYN NAVY YARD

WORKED ON CONSTRUCTION OF USS MONITOR)
EDWARD FARON (CIVILIAN MACHINIST AT BROOKLYN NAVY YARD
WORKED ON CONSTRUCTION OF USS MONITOR)
ISSAC NEWTON (CHIEF ENGINEER - USS MONITOR)
LOUIS N. STODDER (MASTER - USS MONITOR)
DANIEL TOFFEY (CAPTAIN'S CLERK
- USS MONITOR)

 

"2012 EVENTS"

150th Anniversary of the
Launching of the USS Monitor

Official Logo of the Greenpoint Monitor Museum
Copyright © 2012

BE A PART OF HISTORY BY CLICKING ON THE LOGO ABOVE TO VIEW THE JANUARY 28, 29 AND 30, 2012 CELEBRATION INFORMATION AND PHOTOS!!!!

On January 30, 1862, the USS Monitor was launched from the Continental Works located in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, New York.

150 years later on January 28th, 29th and 30th, 2012, a great celebration took place in Greenpoint, Brooklyn to honor the launching of the USS Monitor, the ship that saved the Union. The events honored John Ericsson, her inventor, Thomas F. Rowland, her builder, her crew and the workers who built the USS Monitor. 

"EVENT ARCHIVES"
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