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War of 1812

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Flag flown over Ft McHenry during War of 1812 immortalized in Francis Scott Key's "Star Spangled Banner."
Lieutenant General Sir De Lacy Evans, G.C.B., M.P. who was a part of numerous battles including the War of 1812 in the U.S., the battle of Waterloo in Belgium, and the Crimean War. Sir (George) De Lacy Evans was a British general who actually participated in 4 wars for the U.K. He was also a member of Parliament for almost 20 years and was awarded the Grand Cross of the French Legion of Honor. Photo courtesy of the Library of Congress, Roger Fenton, photographer
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George King (1789-1862), with his four brothers, Christian, Peter, Philip, and Jacob, as well as their brother-in-law, Adam Spohn, all fought in the Ohio militia during the War of 1812. Several of the brothers were assigned to the army directly under Gen. Wm. Henry Harrison at Sandusky, Ohio.
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George King
Born: around 1789
back reads 'Andrew Franklin of Burlington Kansas was in the war of 1812 Born Dec 25 1791.Was in the Mexican War Came to Kansas in 1857 from Iowa" I am NOT related to the Franklin line, just a collector of photos.Also this pic has found a home with an ancestor.
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Andrew Jackson Franklin
Born: Aug 17, 1827
This is Harvey Sage Sr. born 1794. He was the sone of Elias Sage Sr. born 1758. Harvey was a soldier in the war of 1812, stationed at the fort at Sackett's Harbor in the company commanded by Captain Root, and was pensioned by the government for services rendered.
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Harvey Sage
Born: Mar 2, 1794
This is my Uncle John Henry Fleming.Can anyone Identify regiment and Rank
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