1813 - Perry victorious on Lake Erie

Event Summary

Perry victorious on Lake Erie

Date

September 1813

Description

28-year-old Oliver Hazard Perry led American squadron to victory against the british, after having his command ship sink beneath him.

Timeline 1

American Navy and Naval Warfare, 1775-1865

Timeline 2

Maps and Navigational Charts: A Selective Timeline to 1860

Related People

Perry, Oliver Hazard

Record ID

Record ID: 1317