16 Aug 1812Michigan, US
British forces commanded by Brock with Tecumseh's Indian warriors capture Fort Detroit with no deaths on either side.
16 Aug 1812
Matthew and Aaron watch Brock and Tecumseh's ingenious capture of Fort Detroit.
19 Aug 1812North Atlantic
USS Constitution sinks HMS Guerriere.
22 Aug 1812
Matthew writes home of their first major victory at the capture of Fort Detroit.
23 Aug 1812Upper Canada
Governor General Sir George Prévost and Major General Henry Dearborn enact armistice agreement (a month's cease fire).
23 Aug 1812
A week following the agreement, Aaron and Matthew return home for the one months cease-fire.
03 Sep 1812Indiana, US
Indian warriors attack Pigeon Roost Village.
04 Sep 1812Indiana & Iowa, US
Indian warriors raid Fort Harrison, Fort Wayne & Fort Madison. Ends 6th September 1812.