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Oliver Hazard Perry

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(1785–1819),

born in Rhode Island, entered the navy in 1799, and served in the Tripolitan War. At the outbreak of the War of 1812, he built and commanded a fleet ...

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Stephen Decatur

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(1779–1820)

US naval commander. He was promoted captain following his daring recapture of the frigate Philadelphia in the Tripolitan War (1801–05). After the War of 1812 he became...

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