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BRUCE ASATO / BASATO@STARADVERTISER.COM Robert W. Mann, director of the Forensic Science Academy at the Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command, says that although it has been nearly 150 years since their deaths, he would like to identify two sailors who died aboard the USS Monitor “and send them home.” He examines models of their skulls.
NOAA The USS Monitor was a turreted warship commissioned in 1862, during the Civil War.
It sank later that year.