The Perry 200 Celebration is showing their appreciation to those who built Perry's Great Lakes Fleet and gave their lives during the Battle of Lake Erie...
A lot of
people are still unaware of the rich history that
The War of 1812 is a big deal here, descendants of these brave American heroes were recognized during the memorial.
200 commemoration commission hosted a full days worth of events at the
was a separate event from the recent celebration of the anniversary of the
honored those descendants' families....the brave people who built and protected
the fleet in
Six family members were honored... These people could trace their roots back to those who built the fleet or fought in the war.
Savocchio, co-chair of the Perry 200 tells us this is
Fish was recognized at the ceremony... His great great great grandfather Benjamin
Flemming made a contribution to secure our freedom on the