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Fort Mims

noun

  1. a stockade in SW Alabama, near the junction of the Alabama and Tombigbee rivers: Indian massacre 1813.


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Some of the men, remembering Fort Mims, would have done violence to the fallen chief, but Jackson protected him.

At Fort Mims, however, they had done so, burning the house over the heads of the inmates.

He planned and led the assault upon Fort Mims, and was everywhere foremost in all the fighting.

The massacre at Fort Mims blanched every face and embittered every heart.

I exerted myself in vain to prevent the massacre of the women and children at Fort Mims.

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