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BATTLES OF THE SEVERAL WARS OF

THE UNITED STATES.

NAVAL BATTLES OF THE SECOND WAR WITH

ENGLAND.

DATES.

WHERE FOUGHT.

VESSELS.

BRITISH.

Alert. Guerriere. Frolic. Macedonian. Java.

1812.

\MERICAN. August 13....... Off Newfoundland....

* Essex August 19.....

...Off Massachusetts ......... Constitrition. October 18....... Off North Carolina ......... Wasp. October 25....... Near Canary Islands..... United States. December 29....Off San Salvador........... Constitution.

1813. February 24.....Off Demarara....

Hornet. June 1...... Massachusetts Bay... Chesapeake. August 14....... British Channel.... Argus. September 5.....Off Coast of Maine........ Enterprise. September 10... Lake Erio........

9 Vessels. 1814. March 28......... Harbor of Valparaiso.. Essex. April 29...

Off Coast of Florida........ Peacock. June 28...... Near British Channel..... Wasp. September 1..... Near Africa ......

l'asp. September 11... Lake Champlain. 14 Vessels. December 14.... Lake Borgne..

5 Gunboats. 1815. January 13...... Off New Jersey...

President. February 20..... Off Island of Maderia..... Constitution. March 23.........Off Brazil.......

Hornet.

Peacock.
Shannon.
Pelican.
Boxer.
6 Vessels.

Phebe. Epervier. Reindeer. Ayon, 17 Vessels, 40 Barges.

Squadron.
Cyone.
Penguin.

* Name of the successful vessel in italics.

IMPORTANT BATTLES OF U. S.

Principal Battles of the French

1776. and Indian War.

A. Fort Moultrie, June 28.

B. Long Island, Aug. 27.
F. French victorious.

B. White Plains, Oct. 28.
B. British victorious,

B. Fort Washington, Nov. 16.

A. Trenton, Dec. 16. 1754.

1777. B. Great Meadows, May 28. F. Fort Necessity, July 4.

A. Princeton, Jan. 3.

B. Ticonderoga, July 5. 1755.

A. Bennington, Aug. 16. F. Monongabela, July 9.

B. Brandywine, Sept. 11. F. Lake George, Sept. 8.

A. Stillwater, Sept. 19. 1756.

B. Paoli, Sept. 20.

B. Germantown, Oct. 4. F. Oswego, Aug. 14.

B. Fort Clinton, Oct. 6. F. Kittanuing, Sept. 8.

. 1757.

A. Saratogu, Oct. 7. F. Fort William Henry, Aug. 9. A. Fort Mercer, Oct. 22. 1758.

A. Fort Miffin, Oct. 22.

B. Fort Miffin, Nov. 16. F. Ticonderoga, July 8.

177:8. B. Louisburg, July 26. B. Fort Frontenac, dug. 27.

A. Monmouth, June 28. B. Fort Duquesne, Nov. 25.

B. Wyoming, July 3.

A. Rhode Island, Aug. 29. 1759.

B. Savannah, Dec. 29.
B. Fort Niagara, July 25.

1779.
F. Montmerenci, July 31.
B. Plains of Abraham, Sept. 13. A. Kettle Creek, Feb. 14.
B. Quebec, Sept. 18.

B. Brier Creek, March 3.
1760.

B. Stone Ferry, June 20.

A. Stony Point, July 15. B. Silleny, April 28.

B. Penobscot, Aug. 13. B. Montrcal, Sept. 8.

B. Savannah, Oct. 9.

1780.
B. Charleston, May 12.

A. Springfield, N. J., June 23. Principal Battles of the Amer- B. Rocky Mount, July 30. ican Revolution.

A. Hanging Rock, Aug. 6.

B. Sander's Creek, Aug. 16.
A. Americans victorious.

B. Fishing Creek, Aug. 18.
B. British victorious.

A. King's Mountain, Oct. 7.
1775.

1781. B. Lexington, April 19.

A. Cowpens, Jan. 17. B. Bunker Hill, June 17.

B. Guilford Court House, March 15. B. Quebec, Dec. 31.

B. Fort Griswold, Sept. 6.

B. Eutaw Springs, Sept. 8.

1847. A. Yorktown, Oct. 19. .

Beuna Vista, Feb. 23.
Vera Cruz, Feb. 27.
Sacramento, Feb. 28.

Cerro Gordo, April 18.
Principal Battles of the Second Contreras, Aug. 20.

Churubusco, Aug. 20.
War with England.

Molino del Rey, Sept. 8.
Chepultepec, Sept. 12, 13.

A. Americans victorious.
B. British victorious.

1812. B. Brownstown, Aug. 5.

Battles of the Great Rebellion, A. Brownstown (second), Aug. 9. B. Queenstown, Oct. 13.

U. Union army victorious. 1813.

C. Confederate army victorious,

1861. B. Frenchtown, Jan. 22. A. York, April 27.

U. Fairfax C. H., Va., June 3. A. Fort Meigs, May 5.

C. Big Bethel, June 10,
A. Sacket's Harbor, May 29. C. Carthage, Mo., July 5.
A. Fort Stephenson, Aug. 2. U. Laurel Hill, Va., July 10.
A. Thames, Oct. 5.

U, Rich Mountain, July 11.
A. Chrysler's Field, Nov. 11. U. Carrick's Ford, Va., July 13.

C. Scragtown, Va., July 13. 1814.

C. Blackburn Ford, July 18. B. La Colle, March 30.

C. Bull Run, July 21. A. Chippewa, July 5.

C. Wilson Creek, Mo., Aug. 10. A. Lundy's Lane, July 25.

U. Boone C. H., Va., Sept. 1. A. Fort Erie, Aug. 15.

U. Carnifex Ferry, Va., Sept. 10. B. Bladensburg, Aug. 24.

U. Cheat Mountain, Va., Sept. 12. A. Plattsburg, Sept. 11.

U. Papinsville, Mo., Sept. 21. B. North Point, Sept. 12.

U.: Romney, Va., Sept. 24. A. Fort McHenry, Sept. 13. U. Santa Rosa Island, Fla., Oct. 9. A. Fort Bowyer, Sept. 15.

U. Fredericktown, Mo., Oct. 21. A. Fort Erie, Sept. 17.

C. Ball's Bluff, Oot. 21. A. Near New Orleans, Deo. 23.

U. Wild Cat, Ky., Oct. 21. 1815.

U. Romney, Va., Oct. 25.

U. Springfield, Mo., Oct. 26.
A. New Orleans, Jan. 7.

U. Gauly Bridge, Va., Nov. 1.
U. Forts Walker and Beauregard,

at Port Royal, Nov. 7-cap

tured. Principal Battles of the War C. Belmont, Mo., Nov. 7. with Mexico,

U. Piketon, Ky., Nov. 11.

U. Camp Allegheny, Dec. 13. Americans victorious in every battle.

Drawn. Mumfordville, Kentucky,

Dec. 17.
1846.

U. Drainsville, V&., Dec. 20.
Palo Alto, May 8.
Resaca de la Palma, May 9.

1862. Monterey, Sept. 23.

U. Port Royal Island, Jan. 2. Brucito, Dec. 25.

U. Huntsville, Mo., Jan. 4.

U. Prestonburg, Ky., Jan. 10. C. Munfordsville, Sept. 17.
U. Mill Springs, Ky., Jan. 19. U. Iuka, Miss., Sept. 19.
U. Fort Henry, Ky., Feb. 6. C. Augusta, Ky., Sept. 27.
U. Fort Donelson, Feb. 16.

U. Corinth, Miss., Oct. 4.
C. Ft. Craig, New Mexico, Feb. 21. U. Perryville, Ky., Oct. 8, 9.
U. Pittsburg Landing, March 2. U. Maysville, Ark., Oct. 22.
U. Pea Ridge, Ark., March 8. U. Fayetteville, Ark., Oct. 28.
U. Newbern, N. C., March 14. U. Cone Hill, Ark., Nov. 28.
U. Winchester, Va., March 23. U. Prairie Grove, Ark., Dec. 7.
U. Valle's Ranch, New Mexico, C. Fredericksburg, Va., Dec. 13.
March 28.

U. Kingston, N. C., Dec. 14. U. Putnam's Ferry, Ark., April 1. U. Dumfries, Va., Dec. 23. U. Shiloh, April 6, 7.

U. Van Buren, Ark., Dec. 28. U. Island No. 10, April 8-sur- C. Vicksburg, Dec. 28, 29. rendered.

U. Murfreesboro, Dec. 31-Jan. 4, U. Fort Pulaski, April 11.

1863. U. Camden, N. C., April 19.

1863. U. Parotta, N. M., April 23. U. New Orleans, April 25-cap- U. Deserted House, Va., Jan. 30.

. 10 tured. U. Monterey, Tenn., May 3.

U. Kelley's Ford, Va., March 17. U. Williamsburgh, Va., May 5. U. Milton, Tenn., March 20. U. West Point, Va., May 7.

U. Cottage Grove, Tenn., March 21. U. McDowell, Va., May 8.

U. Franklin, Tenn., April 8.
C. Farmington, Miss., May 9. U. Fayetteville, Ark., April 18.
U. Louisburgh, Va., May 23.

C. Beverly, Va., April 24.
C. Front Royal, Va., May 23.

C. Fairmount, W. Va., April 30 U. Bottom Bridge, Va., May 24.

U. Port Gibson, May 1. U. Corinth, May 27.

C. Fredericksburg, May 3-5. U. Fair Oaks, Va., May 31, June 1. U. Farnden's Creek, Miss., May 12. U. Memphis, June 6--gunboats. U. Jackson, Miss., May 14. U. Union Church, Va., June 7.

U. Baker's Creek, Miss., May 16. U. Cross Keys, Va., June 8.

U. Big Black River Bridge, Miss., C. Port Republic, Va., June 9.

May 17. C. James Island, S. C., June 14.

U. Belle Plain, La., May 21. U. Battles before Ricbmond, Juno C. Port Hudson, May 27. 25--July 1.

U. Triune, Tenn., June 11. C. Murfreesboro, Tenn., July 13. U. Gettysburg, Penn., July 1-3. U. Fayetteville, Ark., July 14.

U. Helena, Ark., July 4. U. Moore's Hill, July 28.

C. Fort Wagner, July 18. U. Baton Rouge, Aug. 5.

U. Kelly's Ford, Aug. 1. U. Cedar Mountain, Aug. 9.

U. Grenada, Miss., Aug. 17. U. Williamsport, Tenn., Aug. 11.

U. Fort Smith, Ark., Sept. 1. U. Yellow Creek, Mo., Aug. 13.

C. Chickamauga, Sept. 19, 20. U. Centreville, Va., Aug. 28.

U. Madison C. H., Va., Sept. 22. C. Bull Run (second), Aug. 30.

U. Chattanooga, Nov. 25.
C. Richmond, Ky., Aug. 30.

U. Knoxville, Nov. 29.
U. Weldon, Va., Aug. 31.
C. Chantilly, Va., Sept. 1.

1864,
U. Bretton's Lane, Tenn., Sept. 1. C. Olustee, Feb. 20.
U. South Mountain, Md., Sept. 14. U. Shreveport, La., April 8.
C. Harper's Ferry, Sept. 15. C. Fort Pillow-massacre, April 12.
U. Antietam, Sept. 17.

U. The Wilderness, May 5, 6.

U. Cedar Creek, Oct. 19
U. Blue River, Mo., Oct. 23.
U. Hatcher's Run, Oct. 27.
U. Franklin, Tenn., Nov. 30.
U. Nashville, Dec. 16.

U. Spottsylvania, May 12.
0. Newmarket, Va., May 15.
U. Dallas, Ga., May 28.
U. Cold Harbor, Va., June 3.
U. Piedmont, June 5.
U. Bottom Bridge, Va., June 12.
U. Lost Mountain, June 16.
C. Monocacy, July 9.
U, Atlanta, Ga., July 20.
U. Morefield, Va., Aug. 7.
U. Dalton, Ga., Aug. 15.
U. Winchester, Va., Sept. 19.
U. Fisher's Hill, Sept. 22.

1865.
U. Wilmington, Feb. 22.
U. Kingston, N. C., March 10.
U. Avery boro, N. C., March 16.
U. Bentonville, N. C., Mareh 19.
U. Five Forks, Va., April 1.
U. Before Richmond, April 1-3.

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