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The Rolling Stone is a Quarterly publication of the USS Whetstone LSD-27 
Association, INC. The 
Association is a non profit, historical and educational    organization dedicated to promoting fraternal, civic, patriotic and historical memories of those who served aboard.
GATOR NAVYText Box: June 2004
Text Box: 27th  Edition
Text Box: And here is what the paper says:
HIGHLY IMPORTANT NEWS; Desperate Naval Engagements in Hampton Roads
Attack Upon our Blockading Vessels by the Rebel Steamers Merrimac, Jamestown and Yorktown The Frigate Cumberland Run Into by the Merrimac and Sunk Part of Her Crew Reported to by Drowned Surrender of the Frigate Congress Engagement of the Rebel Steamers with the Newport's News Batteries The Minnesota and Other Vessels Aground Cessation of Firing at Night Opportune Arrival of the Iron-Clad Ericsson Battery Monitor A Five Hours Engagement Between Her and the Merrimac The Rebel Vessel Forced to Haul Off The Monitor Uninjured.
Fortress Monroe, Saturday, March 8 - The 
(See IRONCLAD on page 7)
Text Box: LST 325 and the 
Old Guys
Text Box: On this Date 
(Mar 08) in 1862
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