casualties at the River Raisin
- From the NPS press release:
".. the Battles of the River Raisin resulted in the highest number of United States combat fatalities during any single day's battle during the entire war... " remarked
I'm not sure this is an accurate statement. I would have bet on Dudley's Disaster at Fort Meigs on May 5 as being the single worst day for U.S. forces.