Daily Archives: October 7, 2012

Ceremony at Green Pond Cemetery honors War of 1812 veterans

 Oct 06, 2012 By DEBORAH GERTZ HUSAR Herald-Whig Staff Writer PEARL, Ill. — Jerry Grimes saw a great-great-grandfather honored in August for his service in the War of 1812. Today he’ll see two more ancestors recognized as part of the … Continue reading

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Ship named after War of 1812 Sailor

Pearl Harbor – Hickam News Ho’okele Staff | Oct 05, 2012 USS Reuben James (FFG 57) has ties to the War of 1812, which commemorates its bicentennial this year. Reuben James, homeported at Joint-Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, is an Oliver Hazard … Continue reading

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Commemoration of War of 1812 hero to take place in Black Rock

Friday, 05 October 2012 The Black Rock Community Council and the Connecticut Society, United States Daughters of 1812 announce the official unveiling of Commodore Isaac Chauncey plaque at his boyhood home at 150 Seabright Ave. The dedication ceremony will take … Continue reading

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More War of 1812 bicentennial events to come to Windsor-Essex

The Windsor Star October 5, 2012. A period group dressed as soldiers from the 1812 era march in the heritage parade at the Roots to Boots Festival celebrating the bi centennial of the war of 1812, in Amherstburg, Ont., Saturday, … Continue reading

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