Civil War Sailors Buried 151 Years Later

MonitorARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY — Eleven years ago, Navy Capt. Barbara “Bobbie” Scholley dived more than 230 feet into the ocean to help bring back the past: two sailors killed when their Civil War battleship sank in 1862.
On Friday, the Annapolis woman joined the crew members’ descendants and dignitaries to usher them into eternity.