Arrival of Captain Zeigler; attack on Lieutenant Peters' detachment

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Date September 4, 1788
Author Name Josiah Harmar (primary) Location: Fort Harmar
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Captain Zeigler arrived with Cornplanter, Halftown, an Oneida Chief, and several of the Six Nations. A party commanded by Lieutenant Peters was attacked on the Wabash. Ten killed and eight wounded.
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Josiah Harmar; Captain Zeigler; Cornplanter; Halftown; Oneida; Oneida Chief; Six Nations; Lieutenant Peters; killed; wounded; ;
Related Places Wabash River; Ohio; Fort Harmar; New York; ;
Keywords attack; Indian relations; Indian affairs; ;
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