TITLE

Battle on the Niagara Frontier

AUTHOR(S)
Benner, Dana
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Military History;Dec2006, Vol. 23 Issue 9, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article recalls the Battle on the Niagara Frontier in New York in 1812. It describes the war between the British and U.S. troops. After the U.S. declared war on Great Britain in June 1812, the Six Nations in Canada and the U.S. had an agreement to remain neutral in the war, with a provision that no Iroquois warrior would meet his brothers in battle. In July 1813, Iroquois joined the U.S. forces when the British threatened the U.S. Navy headquarters.
ACCESSION #
23190328

 

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