Daily Archives: August 18, 2012

“Old Ironsides” To Mark Bicentennial Of War Of 1812

August 17, 2012 1:55 PM By JAY LINDSAY, Associated Press BOSTON (AP) _ The world’s oldest commissioned warship will sail under its own power for just the second time in more than a century. The USS Constitution’s trip, planned for … Continue reading

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From foes to friends

  Friday, August 17, 2012 3:13:46 EDT PM Sir: This year marks the bicentennial of the War of 1812, and events across the province are marking the 200 years since Great Britain and the United States went to war for … Continue reading

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Aug 17, 2012 The 17th Territorial Rangers and descendants of the veterans will share stories of the men during the grave marking ceremony. To mark the bicentennial of the War of 1812, efforts have been made to find all the … Continue reading

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Around Town: Ohio Military Museum educates community about War of 1812

History buffs will want to stop in at the OHIO MILITARY MUSEUM, 316 Lincoln Way E, Massillon, during the next few weeks to view a major series of displays that will be available through Oct. 1 regarding the War of … Continue reading

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USS Constitution Forever Stamps Set Sail

The Sacramento Bee By U.S. Postal Service Aug. 17, 2012 BOSTON, Aug. 17, 2012 — Old Ironsides Stamp Commemorates War of 1812 Bicentennial BOSTON, Aug. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The oldest commissioned warship afloat in the world, and America’s Ship … Continue reading

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Event at Auburn University to commemorate bicentennial of War of 1812

Aug 17, 2012 8:45 AM EDT NEWS RELEASE AUBURN UNIVERSITY – To commemorate the bicentennial of the War of 1812 and the Creek War of 1813-14, a symposium will be held Saturday, Aug. 25, from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. … Continue reading

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Naval Historian Participates in the Celebration for War of 1812 Bicentennial

August 17th, 2012 by US Navy SEALs A naval historian for the Naval History and Heritage Command (NHHC) on Aug. 13 provides unique and inspiring insights into the life of U. S. Navy Sailors during the tumultuous time of the … Continue reading

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Visitors from abroad sent greetings for War of 1812 Bicentennial

The Windsor Star August 17, 2012 ANNE M. ROTA, Manager of Tourism and Culture, Town of Amherstburg Now that the dust has settled in the streets and parks of Amherstburg, I would like to take this opportunity to thank our … Continue reading

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