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See 16 tall ships re-enact the Battle of Lake Erie
By Beth Davidz, Digital First Media
Updated: 08/29/2013 06:06:05 AM MDT
The tall ship Peacemaker sails into Cleveland Harbor Wednesday, July 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan) (Mark Duncan)
Battle of Lake Erie
After the fall of Detroit, the future of America was uncertain. With the surrender of the fort on Aug. 16, the United States - barely 36 years old - lost control of Lake Erie to the British. It was only a few months into the War of 1812. A year later, on Sept. 10, 1813, Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry and his men fought to take back the lake, at the Battle of Lake Erie. The HMS Bounty, right, and USS ...
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