Coast Guard honors crewmen from historic ship near Hatteras, NC

Coast Guard honors crewmen from historic ship near Hatteras, NC
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — A Coast Guard crew conducted a wreath-laying ceremony Sunday in the Atlantic Ocean near Hatteras, N.C., at the wreckage site of the USS Monitor, the first ironclad warship commissioned by the Navy during the Civil War. The ceremony aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Diligence, a 210-foot medium-endurance cutter homeported in Wilmington, N.C., honored the ironclad’s legacy...