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"Dual of the Ironclads"
The Oakland County Pioneer and Historical Society Small Talk Series, continues with Larry Hathcock presenting.
In 1862 the battle between USS Monitor and CSS Virginia (ex USS Merrimack) lasted for over three hours before the ships disengaged.
Larry Hathcock, a U.S. Navy veteran and President of the Michigan Regimental Civil War Round Table will describe the development of both ships and the historic battle.