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What was Oliver Hazard Perry's quote?

More Oliver Hazard Perry Quotes
I leave it to your discretion to strike or not, but the American colors must not be pulled down over my head today. We have met the enemy and they are ours.

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Subsequently, one may also ask, what did Oliver Hazard Perry say?

"Don't give up the ship", a phrase repeated by Captain James Lawrence during his dying days after being wounded by enemy fire aboard the Chesapeake on June 1, 1813, became the battle cry of Oliver Hazard Perry.

Also Know, what did Perry Hazard make? Oliver Hazard Perry (1785-1819) was the American naval officer in command during the Sept. 10, 1813, victory on Lake Erie, one of the great American naval triumphs of the War of 1812.

People also ask, what was the name of Oliver Hazard Perry's ship?

SSV Oliver Hazard Perry

The SSV Oliver Hazard Perry tall ship in New London, Connecticut, on Sept. 9, 2015.
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United States
Name: Oliver Hazard Perry
Namesake: Oliver Hazard Perry

Where did Oliver Hazard Perry die?

Trinidad, Trinidad and Tobago

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