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The sub-section to the Napoleonic War (1793-1815), fought primarily in the United States, at sea, & in Canada - Between 1811 and 1815.
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War of 1812Brown's Point - Queenston, Ontario, Canada

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Both the Canadian York Militia and the American army bivouacked near here on separate occasions during the War of 1812.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/23/2014

last visited: never

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War of 1812Lundy's Lane Battlefield Soldiers Monument - Niagara Falls, ON, Canada

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A tall obelisk commemorates the British victory at the Battle of Lundy's Lane during the War of 1812. It is located in the Drummond Hill Cemetery in the Lundy's Lane Battlefield, Niagara Falls, ON, Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/23/2014

last visited: 4/18/2010

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War of 1812Plaque in Memory of Unknown American Soldiers, Thorold, Ontario

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This plaque, erected by the American Legion, Post 105, North East Pennsylvania, is located in Beaver Dams Park, near Sullivan Street, in Thorold, Ontario.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/22/2014

last visited: 6/30/2015

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War of 1812Capture of Fort Niagara 1813 - Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario

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In the early morning of December 19th, 1813, a force, under Colonel John Murray, crossed silently to a point above Youngstown, New York and attacked Fort Niagara killing or capturing its American garrison.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/22/2014

last visited: 2/16/2015

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War of 1812Sir Roger Hale Sheaffe 1763-1851 - Queenston, Ontario

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On October 13, 1812, following Isaac Brock's death in a preceding assault, Major-General Sheaffe assumed command and led a successful attack which dislodged an invading American force from Queenston Heights.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/22/2014

last visited: 9/26/2014

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War of 1812The battle of Queenston Heights - La Bataille des Hauteurs de Queenston - Queenston, Ontario

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On 13 October 1812, American troops under Major-General Stephen Van Rensellaer crossed the Niagara River and took possession of Queenston Heights. Le 13 octobre 1812, le major-général Stephen Van Rensellaer s'emparèent des hauteurs de Queenston.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/22/2014

last visited: 9/26/2014

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War of 1812Battle of Chippawa Memorial Cairn - Niagara Falls, Ontario

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This memorial cairn, dedicated to the regiments and First Nations warriors who fought in the battle, is constructed of dolomite limestone donated by Fort Niagara (Youngstown, New York). The cairn is located on the Battle of Chippawa Site.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/22/2014

last visited: 4/14/2015

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War of 1812The Battle of Chippawa - La Bataille de Chippawa - Niagara Falls, Ontario

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Here, on 5 July 1814, an American army, under Major-General Jacob Brown, defeated a British and Canadian force. Ici, le 5 juillet 1814, l'armée américaine, dirigée par le major-général Jacob Brown, vaincu les forces britanniques et canadiennes.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/22/2014

last visited: 4/14/2015

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War of 1812Lieutenant-General Sir Gordon Drummond - Niagara Falls, ON, Canada

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A monument with an equestrian statue of Lieutenant-General Sir Gordon Drummond, in Drummond Hill Cemetery, in the Lundy's Lane Battlefield Park, has a plaque that describes the defense of Lundy's Lane during the War of 1812.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/22/2014

last visited: 9/12/2011

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War of 1812The "Colored Corps" 1812-1815 - LE "Colored Corps" 1812-1815 - Queenston, Ontario

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During the War of 1812, a "Colored Corps" of about 30 men was formed and commanded by white officers. Durant la guerre de 1812, un corps d'une trentaine d'hommes de couleur sous la commande d'officiers blancs, fut formé.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/22/2014

last visited: 9/26/2014

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War of 1812Frenchman's Creek - Fort Erie, Ontario

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The Americans crossed the Niagara River in the Fort Erie area on 28 November 1812, but failed to capture their intended target. Les Américains traversèrent la riviere Niagara le 28 novembre 1812 mais leur attaque échouèrent.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/22/2014

last visited: 9/1/2013

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War of 1812Laura Secord Monument - Niagara Falls, ON, Canada

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A monument with the bust of Laura Secord, heroine of the War of 1812, marks her grave in Drummond Hill Cemetery in the Lundy's Lane Battlefield Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/22/2014

last visited: 4/19/2010

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War of 1812Fort Erie - Fort-Erie, Ontario

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This fort was rebuilt by the Niagara Parks Commission in 1937-1939 after it was destroyed by the Americans in 1814. Ce fort fut reconstruit par la Commission des parcs du Niagara de 1937 à 1939 après qu'il fut détruit par les Américains en 1814.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/21/2014

last visited: 8/19/2011

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War of 1812Vrooman's Battery - La Batterie Vrooman - Queenston, Ontario

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This battery, manned by Captain Samuel Hatt's 5th Lincoln Regiment, was engaged in the Battle of Queenston Heights on 13th October 1812. Cette baterrie, sous les ordres du capitaine Samuel Hatt, fut utilisée à la bataille de Queenston Heights.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/21/2014

last visited: never

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War of 1812Heroes of the War of 1812 - Hartford, CT

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A tablet honoring the veterans of the War of 1812 is located on the ground floor of the Connecticut State Capitol Building in Hartford, CT.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Connecticut

date approved: 9/13/2014

last visited: never

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War of 1812Tribute to the Patriots of Barnstable - Barnstable, MA

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A War of 1812 plaque is affixed to the base of a cannon on the lawn of the Barnstable County Courthouse in Barnstable, MA on Cape Cod .

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/14/2014

last visited: never

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War of 1812Horace H. Hayden, M.D., D.D.S. Memorial - Windsor, Connecticut

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This is a memorial to Horace H. Hayden, who was a Soldier And Acting-Surgeon In The War Of 1812.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Connecticut

date approved: 8/14/2014

last visited: 6/27/2010

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War of 1812Fort Izard Historic Site Exhibit - Cumberland Head, NY

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Fort Izard Historic Site Exhibit is located in Cumberland Head, NY.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tatie

location: New York

date approved: 8/6/2014

last visited: never

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War of 1812War of 1812 - Chesterfield, VA

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A plaque at the old Chesterfield County Courthouse Square.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/7/2014

last visited: 7/7/2014

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War of 1812Abner Smith Lipscomb - Austin, TX

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Nowadays recognized more for his judicial posts in both Alabama and Texas, Abner Smith Lipscomb joined the Southern Army at the start of the war of 1812 and fought against the Creek and Muscogee in and around Tennessee, Georgia and Alabama.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 6/30/2014

last visited: 6/23/2014

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War of 1812Fort Lamotte & Fort Foot - Palestine, IL

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Two forts built to provide safe haven from the Indians of 1812

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/14/2014

last visited: never

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War of 1812Government House (King's Head Inn) - Hamilton Ontario

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A plaque describing a strategic building which was erected ahead of the War of 1812, and burned by American invaders in 1813.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bon Echo

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 5/28/2014

last visited: never

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War of 1812Commodore Thomas MacDonough - Macomb, IL

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Hero of the Battle of Plattsburg

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/4/2014

last visited: never

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War of 1812Major General Alexander Macomb - Macomb, IL

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A curious feature of Macomb's career is that, like Dwight Eisenhower, he became a military hero without ever actually coming under enemy fire in his life.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/4/2014

last visited: never

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War of 1812Patrick Gass Grave - Wellsburg, West Virginia

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Grave of the oldest surviving member of the Lewis and Clark Expedition and War of 1812 veteran in Wellsburg, West Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: West Virginia

date approved: 2/23/2014

last visited: never

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