Oliver Hazard Perry


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Noun1.Oliver Hazard Perry - United States commodore who led the fleet that defeated the British on Lake Erie during the War of 1812Oliver Hazard Perry - United States commodore who led the fleet that defeated the British on Lake Erie during the War of 1812; brother of Matthew Calbraith Perry (1785-1819)
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The county was named for Oliver Hazard Perry, who defeated the British fleet at the decisive Battle of Lake Erie in the War of 1812."
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan Navy Ship ALAMGIR (Oliver Hazard Perry Class Frigate) while on Counter Piracy mission under Task Force-151 provided logistic assistance to sailing yacht BENYLEO 2, which was in dire need of fuel in area about 180 NM North East of Somalia.
KARACHI:Pakistan Navy Ship ALAMGIR (Oliver Hazard Perry Class Frigate) while on Counter Piracy mission under Task Force-151 provided logistic assistance on Wednesday to sailing yacht BENYLEO 2, which was in dire need of fuel in the area about 180 NM North East of Somalia.
On Sunday, Pakistan Navy Ship Alamgir, an Oliver Hazard Perry Class Frigate, while conducting Maritime Security Operations in the Gulf of Aden undertook a successful rescue operation of a stranded Indian fishing dhow St Mary's.
ISLAMABAD:Pakistan Navy Ship ALAMGIR (Oliver Hazard Perry Class Frigate) while conducting Maritime Security Operations (MSOs) in Gulf of Aden undertook successful rescue operation of a stranded Indian fishing dhow "ST MARYS", said a press release issued here by Directorate of Public Relations of Pakistan Navy.
KARACHI -- TCG Gelibolu, a Turkish Navy Oliver Hazard Perry Class Ship arrived Karachi on Friday on a four-day goodwill visit.
Navy warship--the USS Oliver Hazard Perry (FFG-7), lead ship of the Oliver Hazard Perry class of guided-missile frigates--in less than 19 hours.
Built in the 1850 for the son of Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry, 28-30 Catherine Street, which sold for $945,000, is a mid-Victorian Second Empire--style with mansard roof and center stairway.
Named after naval commander Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry, who defeated the British in the Battle of Lake Erie in 1813, he is most well known for his message to superiors regarding that battle, "We have met the enemy and he is ours."
The county and the city are named for Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry, a naval commander during the War of 1812.
The ships are of the Oliver Hazard Perry class, which is currently being phased out of the US Navy.