Fort Mackinac (1780-1895) was captured by the British on July 17, 1812. Two years later, August 4, 1814, the Americans attempted but failed to retake Fort Mackinac. Following the battle, the British also captured two American vessels blockading the harbor.
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Mackinac Island, Michigan, United States
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