Special Event: National Park Service Campfire Talk Series–Infantry Soldiers Aboard the USS Congress
August 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
Campfire Talk Series – Infantry Soldiers Aboard the USS Congress
You may know of the Battle of Hampton Roads, where the USS Monitor and CSS Virginia clashed as the first battle between ironclad vessels, but have you ever thought what this battle was like for the soldiers aboard the traditional wooden warships engaged in action? Join Josh Ford as we explore the role of the 99th New York Volunteer Infantry, Co. D on the USS Congress.
Colonies RV & Travel Park – Shelter #3
501 Fenwick Road
Fort Monroe, VA 23651