46718RE: 1812 Reminder - Make plans to attend the 200th Anniversary Massacre at Fort Mims
- Apr 22, 2013What provoked the Red Stick to attack Fort Mims? Wouldn’t that be the spark?
The massacre at Fort Mims was the spark that ignited the Red Stick War.
In a surprise attack on the outpost fort, more than 1000 Red Stick
Warriors surprised approximately 550 unsuspecting settlers and militia.
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