Closing early Friday, December 16, 2016
Fort Meigs will close at 1:00 p.m. for a staff Christmas party. See all the Winter 2016 Holiday Hours.
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It was shortly afterwards directed by the General that a camp for 2,000 men should be laid out and strongly fortified... the lines of the camp were immediately designated and a large portion of labor assigned among every corps or regiment in the army.
~ Captain Eleazor D. WoodCorps of Engineers, U.S. ArmyFebruary 1, 1813