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RESOLUTION
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RESOLUTIONS
EXPRESSIVE
OF THE SENSE OF CONGRESS
OF THE
GALLANTRY AND GOOD CONDUCT
WITH WHICH THE
REPUTATION OF THE ARMS OF THE UNITED STATES
HAS
BEEN SUSTAINED BY CERTAIN OFFICERS
THEREIN NAMED
FEBRUARY 8, 1815
Read twice and committed to a committee of the whole on Monday next.
WASHINGTON CITY
PRINTED BY ROGER C. WEIGHTMAN.
1815

Congressional Resolution
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4. Resolved, That congress entertain a high sense of the merit of colonel Croghan, and the officers and men under his command, for their gallant defence of Fort Stephenson, on the Lower Sandusky, on the 1st and 2d of August, 1813, repelling, with great slaughter, the assault of a British and Indian army much superior in number; and that the president be requested to present an elegant sword to colonel Croghan.

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