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    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.

    Places to go in southeast Michigan in winter.

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    Battle of Batoche

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

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

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

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    Springtime at Arches National Park, Utah

    Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, MI

    17th US Infantry private at Battle of Raisin River in 1812, by Don Troiani

    Miner's Castle, Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, Upper Peninsula, Michigan

    Isle Royale National Park, Michigan

    Sturgeon River Gorge, Ottawa National Forest, Michigan

    beach grass and Lake Michigan, Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore, Michigan