Fort Meigs

Ohio's War of 1812 Battlefield

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The few moments immediately preceding the battle are, of all others, the most awful. Then the soldier is capable of reflection, and the mental vessel, under the high pressure, moves fast.

~ Private Alfred M. Lorrain
Virginia Militia
May 5, 1813