Daily Archives: September 3, 2012

Dallison explores N.B. role in the War of 1812

 September 2, 2012 – By John Boileau A Neighbourly War: New Brunswick and the War of 1812, by Robert L. Dallison (Goose Lane, 180 pages, $17.95) Retired lieutenant-colonel Bob Dallison’s third volume in the New Brunswick Military Heritage Series (and … Continue reading

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Detroit Navy Week, War of 1812 Bicentennial Celebration

freep.com September 3, 2012 Today-Sunday All events are free Ship visits Wednesday: Niagara, noon-7 p.m.; Katmai Bay, 1-6 p.m.; De Wert and Hurricane, 4-7 p.m. Thursday: Niagara, noon-4 p.m.; Katmai Bay, 1-6 p.m.; De Wert and Hurricane, noon-6 p.m. Friday: … Continue reading

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Detroit plays big role in 1812 bicentennial

The Detroit News Due to its importance in war, city among 10 on Great Lakes to receive visit from warships By Tom Greenwood The Detroit News Two hundred years after it began, the War of 1812 between the fledgling United … Continue reading

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