At Fort McHenry, some 1,000 soldiers under the command of Major ... The attack
began on September 13, as the British fleet of ...
The Battle of Fort McHenry was fought in 1814, during the War of 1812 and saw
the garrison repel the British and inspire the American national anthem.
Beanes and Key had witnessed the bombardment of Fort McHenry from onboard
the truce vessel. Key was so moved by the scene of the battle that he ...
Jan 6, 2012 ... A period illustration captures the failed September 13-14, 1814, British
bombardment of Fort McHenry during the Battle of Baltimore. (Library of ...
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May 30, 2014 ... When the British army held Francis Scott Key captive aboard one of their
warships during the Battle of Baltimore, they could never have ...
Sep 15, 2012 ... The most important fortification in the area was Fort McHenry, which ... had stood
up against a major attack and the confident fort commander, ...
Jul 16, 2014 ... Fort McHenry is important and the most famous aspect of the battle, but there is
much more to the events of 13 and 14 September 1814.
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Apr 27, 2011 ... 1812 War - The Battle at Baltimore - The Star Spangled Banner was created ...
The Battle of Fort McHenry, through Francis Scott Key's Eyes ...
To attack the city successfully, the British would first have to seize Fort McHenry,
the key to the city's defense. Late summer 1814 was a critical time for the United ...
The Civil War Trust's Battle of Fort McHenry Resource.