Oliver Hazard Perry

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United States commodore who led the fleet that defeated the British on Lake Erie during the War of 1812

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The flag draped over the shoulder of Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry - as pictured in the Halls of Congress, U.
Naval officers to include Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry, Captain Stephen Decatur, Commodore Thomas Truxtun, and Commodore William Bainbridge all gained permanent historical notice in America.
Yours with great respect and esteem Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry
2 /PRNewswire/ -- It all occurred on just one tense and foreboding day, September 10, 1813, but the conflict proved to be one of the major battles of the War of 1812 that would see Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry and his sailors defeat the British Navy to secure the Great Lakes region for the U.
This flagship of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is a re-creation of the vessel that Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry captained to victory in the Battle of Lake Erie during the War of 1812.
Brig Niagara, a reproduction of the relief flagship of Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry in the Battle of Lake Erie during the War of 1812, was launched in Erie, in ceremonies marking the 175th anniversary of the battle.