Thursday, September 25, 2014

On Commodore Chauncey's Ship

Representative Ship From Teddy Roosevelt's Book


Rear-Admiral Joshua R. Sands, U.S.N....served on board Commodore Chauncey's ship Oneida in the attack on Kingston, Lake Ontario, November, 1812; also at capture of Little York (Toronto) April 27, 1813; present and took part in capture of Fort George, Niagara River, town of Newark and its dependencies; May 27, 1813, took part in various engagements with British squadron, particularly that of September 25, when serving on board the General Pike.


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