Battle of Lake Erie, First View, Fought September 10, 1813
Perry’s ship flew a banner with James Lawrence’s celebrated words “Don’t Give Up the Ship” sewn on it. This image shows Perry in a small row boat transferring his command to USS Niagara.
Wars & Conflicts
- War of 1812 1812-1815
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