Maryland’s tribute to her loyal sons, who served in the United States Navy During the war for The Preservation of The Union
Maryland furnished 4152 men who participated in the important naval battles of the Civil War.
Port Royal, November 7th., 1861
Monitor & Merrimac, March 9th., 1862
New Orleans, April 18th -28th., 1862
Vicksburg, May 19th – July 4th., 1863
Mobile, August 5th., 1864
Fort Fisher, Jannuary 13th – 15th., 1865
Erected by the veterans association of Maryland, September 12th, 1996
taken from the base of the monument in the Civil War National Cemetery in Baltimore, Md.
for Shannon’s Creative Photo Challenge: Silhouettes