Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Fortress Monroe” in chapter 32 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:

...ree frigates run on shore and at the mercy of the Merrimac, and every ship at Hampton Roads thrown into a state of panic, which unfortunately was witnessed by a foreign man-of-war lying at anchor off Fortress Monroe . It would have saved the government a shock which it did not recover from for some time, and the Northern people from the mortification of knowing that our entire fleet at Hampton Roads had been be...

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Fortress Monroe (Virginia, United States) 7,630 72 276 0 0 user votes

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