Bataille-de-Trois-Rivières - Battle of Trois-Rivières - Trois-Rivières, Québec
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane
N 46° 20.642 W 072° 33.111
18T E 688384 N 5135185
Quick Description: Cette plaque décrit une bataille qui a eu lieu près d'ici entre les forces britanniques et américaines le 8 juin, 1776. This plaque describes a battle that took place near here between British Troops and an American Column on June 8, 1776
Location: Québec, Canada
Date Posted: 6/3/2020 12:56:47 PM
Waymark Code: WM12J62
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
Views: 4

Long Description:
Inscription sur la plaque:

Le 8 juin 1776, les troupes anglaises, retranchées sur le terrain bas, près de cet endroit, sous les ordres du général Simon Fraser, repoussèrent et infligèrent des pertes sérieuses à une colonne américaine commandée par le général Thompson.

Inscription on the plaque:

On 8 June 1776, the British Troops, entrenched on the low ground near this place, under the command of General Simon Fraser, repulsed and inflicted severe losses on an American column commanded by General Thompson.
Name of the revolution that the waymark is related to:
American Revolution


Adress of the monument:
981, Rue des Forges
Trois-Rivières Québec, Québec Canada


What was the role of this site in revolution?:
On June 8,1776, a battle between British Troops commanded by General Simon Fraser and an American Column, commanded by General Thompson, took place near this site.


Link that comprove that role: [Web Link]

Who placed this monument?: The Canadian Government, through Parks Canada.

When was this memorial placed?: Not listed

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