The Battle of Frenchtown: The River Raisin Massacre. Now a National Park, the 1812 battlefield near Monroe, Michigan, it was the site of one of the largest engagements of the war. It was a series of battles that took place between Jan 18-23, 1813. It is the deadliest conflict ever on Michigan soil. Over 397 men died in the second battle, hundreds taken prisoner, and dozens of the prisoners were killed by a Native Amercian massacre the next day.

Battle of Batoche

9 August 1812 - Battle of Maguaga - Also known as the Battle of Monguagon or the Battle of the Oakwoods was a small battle between British troops, Canadian militia and Tecumseh's natives and a larger force of American troops near the Wyandot village of Maguaga in what is now the city of Trenton, Michigan.

Battle of French Town (River Raisin Massacre) Jan 18-23, 1813 (now Monroe, MI)

River Raisin National Battlefield, Monroe, MI. One of the largest battles of the War of 1812 was fought here.

Isle Royale National Park, Michigan one of the most beautiful places I've been

Visitor Center at the River Raisin National Battlefield in Monroe, Michigan. The park's 40 acres preserves the site of the bloodiest battle of the War of 1812.

Arches National Park, Utah

Vicksburg National Military Park If you are interested in the Civil War, this is a great place to visit..there are both car and walking tours..there is also a national cemetary there with thousands of civil war graves,

Painting of Frenchtown settlement (Battle of the Raisin to place here).

War of 1812-it was fought at my ancestral home of Monroe, MI..I just learned about this important battle in the last few years...

America's War of 1812 in Monroe, Michigan (Battle of the Raisin River)

Acadia National Park - Maine

Banff National Park, Canada

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, MI

Mammoth Springs, Yellowstone National Park

Glacier Bay National Park, Alaska

Springtime at Arches National Park, Utah

Rainbow over Raspberry Island, Isle Royale National Park, Michigan

Remember the Raisin! Kentucky and Kentuckians in the Battles and Massacre at Frenchtown, Michigan Territory, in the War of 1812

Isle Royale National Park, Michigan