Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Wednesday Trivia

The answer to yesterday's question is:

Today's question is:
When the Merrimack was raised and made into an ironclad, what was she renamed?


EK said...

C.S.S. Virginia

W.R. Chandler said...

I believe she was raised in 1861, and then she was renamed the C.S.S. Virginia.

allen (in Michigan) said...


Steve USMA '85 said...

CSS Virginia. But that didn't flow well in the papers so the battle was headlined as being between the "Monitor and the Merrimack."

Anonymous said...

The Merrimack became CSS Virginia. Any Civil War geek should know that!


WyerByter said...

CSS Virginia