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    River Raisin

    National Battlefield Park Michigan

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British Major Ornament

New 2013 British Major Muskrat!

River Raisin National Battlefield Park Foundation is pleased to offer Limited Edition hand-made Major Muskrat Ornaments!

New 2013 British Major Muskrat Ornaments now available for a $25 donation

2012 Kentucky Major Ornaments available for $25 donation

2011 Ranger Major Muskrat Ornaments available for $25 donation

Each ornament is numbered and dated and comes with a certificate. Please call the Battlefield at 734-243-7136 for more information or to purchase an ornament

 
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River Raisin National Battlefield Park Foundation is pleased to offer the New Major Muskrat Plush!

Major Muskrat in new plush form is available for $10.00 and comes with his Ranger attire.

Additional outfits for the Major are available for $5.00 each and include British, French Settler, Native-American and Kentuckian.

Please call the Battlefield at 734-243-7136 for more information or to purchase yours today!

Did You Know?

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The Battle of Frenchtown (Battle of the River Raisin in Monroe Michigan) was the largest battle fought on Michigan soil. This battle was a major defeat for the Americans and was one of the bloodiest engagements during the War of 1812. The massacre of some wounded solders the following day shocked and enraged Americans throughout the Old Northwest Territory. This incident soon became know as “The River Raisin Massacre” and the rallying cry was “Remember the Raisin”. More...