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200th Anniversary of the War of 1812

War of 1812, 200th Anniversary Commemorations

For certification to an ancestor who served in the War of 1812, visit the War of 1812 Society (PDF) for details and a membership application form.

To follow the Niagara experience of the War of 1812, check out the resources, events, trip ideas and memorabilia at discover1812.com

UELAC Honorary VP Zig Misiak is writing a series of articles about and around the War of 1812 for the Brant News and Tekawennake Six Nations and New Credit News. Zig is the Chairman of the War of 1812 200th for his local communities as well as of the WNED TV Bi National Legacy Council Education Committee. He has developed a Real People's History - War of 1812 website to which articles are posted (PDF format) including:
- War of 1812 still holds significance for Brant
- Stepping back in time leads to understanding
- Remembering Veterans of past and present military
- A Turning point in local history (Part A)
- Considering a different Canada (Part B)