Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry
Oliver Perry
Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry.
BornAugust 20, 1785
South Kingston, Rhode Island
DiedAugust 23, 1819
Angostura, Venezuela
Naval officer. Engaged the British on Lake Erie during the War of 1812.

The repository contains one quote from Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry.


We have met the enemy and they are ours.