17 Jul 1812
Matthew and Aaron are among those chosen to take part in one of the first raids of the war
19 Jul 1812New York, US
American shore batteries drive off British ships at the first battle of Sackets Harbour.
05 Aug 1812Michigan Territory, US
Tecumseh and his warriors rout an American relief column bound for Fort Detroit at the Battle of Brownstown.
05 Aug 1812
From a safe distance, Firebrand eagerly watches Tecumseh’s prowess in the engagement.
08 Aug 1812Upper Canada
Brock leads his troops from Lake Erie up to Fort Detroit in a flotilla of boats. Ends 13th August 1812.
08 Aug 1812
Matthew experiences inspirational leadership first hand when Brock helps the crew in freeing his boat from the shallows. Further motivating his soldiers, the General opens up his personal supply of spirits for every man under his command. Ends 13th August 1812.
09 Aug 1812Michigan Territory, US
American force sent from Fort Detroit to protect inbound supply train ambushed by British regulars and Canadian militia at Battle of Maguaga.
13 Aug 1812North Atlantic
USS Essex captures HMS Alert.