The Life of Oliver Hazard Perry and the Battle of Lake Erie

I got to learn so much about the amazing life of Oliver Hazard Perry and his career through the War of 1812 and the Battle of Lake Erie. Not only did he inspire his sailors to rally to victory, but he inspired many future generations with his raising of the flag stating “DON’T GIVE UP THE SHIP!!”.

Join me today as we talk about Oliver Hazard Perry, the War of 1812, and the Battle of Lake Erie.

Intro 0:00
Background 1:31
Perry Monument 2:55
After 1812 4:26
Perry Square 5:24
Dobbins Landing 6:45
200th Anniversary Mural 8:23
Erie Cemetery 9:38
Parting Thoughts 10:25

Published by Scott

The mountains are calling, let me grab a jacket and my kids.

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