17 Dec 1812Indiana, US
American punitive campaign against the Miami nation leads to the Battle of Mississinewa River. Ends 18th December 1812.
26 Dec 1812Delaware & Maryland, US
Royal Navy expands blockade to Chesapeake and Delaware Bays.
29 Dec 1812Atlantic, off Brazil coast
USS Constitution sinks HMS Java.
17 Jan 1813Caribbean
HMS Narcissus captures USS Viper.
18 Jan 1813Michigan, US
British victory at the Battle of River Raisin (Also known as the Battle of Frenchtown). Ends 23rd January 1813.
07 Feb 1813Upper Canada
American raid of Elizabethtown (Brockville) on the St. Lawrence River.
22 Feb 1813New York, US
British capture Ogdensburg as retaliation to Elizabethtown raid.
22 Feb 1813
Matthew takes part in the capture of Ogdensburg ending the Americans chance of endangering the British supply line.