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Battle Of Fort Beauséjour
The Battle of Fort Beauséjour
Fort Beauséjour
was fought on the Isthmus of Chignecto and marked the end of Father Le Loutre's War
Father Le Loutre's War
and the opening of a British offensive in the Acadia/ Nova Scotia theatre of the Seven Years' War, which would eventually lead to the end of the French Empire in North America. The battle also reshaped the settlement patterns of the Atlantic region, and laid the groundwork for the modern province of New Brunswick.[1] Beginning June 3, 1755, a British army
British army
under Lieutenant-Colonel Robert Monckton staged out of nearby Fort Lawrence, besieged the small French garrison at Fort Beauséjour
Fort Beauséjour
with the goal of opening the Isthmus of Chignecto to British control
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Ile Saint-Jean Campaign
Saint-Jean may refer to:Contents1 Places1.1 In Belgium 1.2 In Canada 1.3 In France 1.4 In Haiti 1.5 In Switzerland2 People 3 Other uses 4 See alsoPlaces[edit] In Belgium[edit]Sint-Jan, a borough of Ypres, sometimes referenced as Saint-Jean in a World War I related contextIn Canada[edit]Lac Saint-Jean Lac-Saint-Jean-Est Regional County Municipality L'Anse-Saint-Jean, Quebec Rivière-Saint-Jean, Gaspésie, Quebec, unorganized territory Rivière-Saint-Jean, Quebec, municipality in Côte-Nord region Saint-André-du-Lac-Saint-Jean, Quebec
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Troupes De La Marine
The Troupes de la Marine The troupes of La Marine ( later reshaped as the Troupes de Marine), a body founded by Cardinal Richelieu
Cardinal Richelieu
in 1622 under the denomination of Compagnies Ordinaires de la Mer, were originally intended to form the garrisons of the ships of the King
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Benjamin West
Benjamin West
Benjamin West
PRA (October 10, 1738 – March 11, 1820) was an Anglo-American history painter around and after the time of the American War of Independence and the Seven Years' War. He was the second president of the Royal Academy in London, serving from 1792 to 1805 and 1806 to 1820
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Sackville, New Brunswick
Sackville is a town in southeastern New Brunswick, Canada. It is home to Mount Allison University, a primarily undergraduate liberal arts university
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Canada
Coordinates: 60°N 95°W / 60°N 95°W / 60; -95CanadaFlagMotto: A Mari Usque Ad Mare  (Latin) (English: "From Sea to Sea")Anthem: "O Canada"Royal anthem: "God Save the Queen"[1]Capital Ottawa 45°24′N 75°40′W / 45.400°N 75.667°W / 45.400; -75.667Largest city TorontoOfficial languagesEnglish FrenchEthnic groupsList of ethnicities74.3% European 14.5% Asian 5.1% Indigenous 3.4% Caribbean and Latin American 2.9% African 0.2% Oceanian[2]ReligionList of religions67.2% Christianity 23.9% Non-religious 3.2% Islam 1.5% Hinduism 1.4% Sikhism 1.1% Buddhism 1.0% Judaism 0.6% Other -[3]Demonym CanadianGovernment Federal parliamentary constitutional monarchy[4]• MonarchElizabeth II• Governor GeneralJulie Payette• Prime MinisterJustin Trudeau• Chie
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Geographic Coordinate System
A geographic coordinate system is a coordinate system used in geography that enables every location on Earth to be specified by a set of numbers, letters or symbols.[n 1] The coordinates are often chosen such that one of the numbers represents a vertical position, and two or three of the numbers represent a horizontal position
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Kingdom Of France
La Parisienne (1830–1848) "The Parisian"The Kingdom of France
France
in 1789.Capital Paris
Paris
(987–1682) Versailles (1682–1789)
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France
France
France
(French: [fʁɑ̃s]), officially the French Republic (French: République française [ʁepyblik fʁɑ̃sɛz]), is a country whose territory consists of metropolitan France
France
in western Europe, as well as several overseas regions and territories.[XIII] The metropolitan area of France
France
extends from the Mediterranean Sea
Mediterranean Sea
to the English Channel
English Channel
and the North Sea, and from the Rhine
Rhine
to the Atlantic Ocean. The overseas territories include French Guiana
French Guiana
in South America and several islands in the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian oceans
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Fort Lawrence
Fort Lawrence was a British fort built during Father Le Loutre's War and located on the Isthmus of Chignecto
Isthmus of Chignecto
(in the modern-day community of Fort Lawrence).Contents1 Father Le Loutre's War 2 French and Indian War2.1 Battle of Beausejour 2.2 Expulsion of the Acadians3 Commanding officers 4 Fort Lawrence National Historic Site 5 See also 6 References 7 External linksFather Le Loutre's War[edit]Captain George Scott by John Singleton Copley
John Singleton Copley
(c.1758), The BrookDespite the British Conquest of Acadia in 1710, Nova Scotia remained primarily occupied by Catholic Acadians and Mi'kmaq
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Kingdom Of Great Britain
The Kingdom of Great Britain, officially called simply Great Britain,[1] was a sovereign state in western Europe from 1 May 1707 to 31 December 1800. The state came into being following the Treaty of Union in 1706, ratified by the Acts of Union 1707, which united the kingdoms of England
England
and Scotland
Scotland
to form a single kingdom encompassing the whole island of Great Britain
Great Britain
and its outlying islands, with the exception of the Isle of Man
Isle of Man
and the Channel Islands. It also did not include Ireland, which remained a separate realm. The unitary state was governed by a single parliament and government that was based in Westminster
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New England
New England
New England
is a geographical region comprising six states of the northeastern United States: Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut.[a] It is bordered by the state of New York to the west and by the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick and Quebec
Quebec
to the northeast and north, respectively. The Atlantic Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
is to the east and southeast, and Long Island Sound
Long Island Sound
is to the south. Boston
Boston
is New England's largest city as well as the capital of Massachusetts
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British Army
The British Army
Army
is the principal land warfare force of the United Kingdom, a part of British Armed Forces. As of 2017, the British Army comprises just over 80,000 trained regular (full-time) personnel and just over 26,500 trained reserve (part-time) personnel.[4] Since April 2013, Ministry of Defence publications have not reported the entire strength of the Regular Reserve; instead, only Regular Reserves serving under the fixed-term reserve contracts have been counted.[5] The modern British Army
Army
traces back to 1707, with an antecedent in the English Army
Army
that was created during the Restoration in 1660
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Lieutenant-colonel
Lieutenant
Lieutenant
colonel is a rank of commissioned officer in the armies, most marine forces and some air forces of the world, above a major and below a colonel
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John Winslow (British Army Officer)
Major-General John Winslow (10 May 1703 – 17 April 1774), descendant of Pilgrim Edward Winslow, was an officer during the French and Indian War. John Winslow belonged to one of the most prominent families of New England; his great-grandfather Edward and grandfather Josiah Winslow had both been governors of the Plymouth Colony. He was born in Marshfield, Massachusetts
Marshfield, Massachusetts
in 1703 as son of Sarah and Isaac Winslow. (During Father Rale's War, Winslows older brother Josiah was given the command of Fort St. George (Thomaston, Maine) and was killed by natives of the Wabanaki Confederacy
Wabanaki Confederacy
in the Northeast Coast Campaign (1724). The following year, Winslow named his first born after his deceased brother. [2]) In 1725, he married Mary Little, a descendant of Pilgrim Richard Warren. They had three children: Josiah, Pelham and Isaac Winslow
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Louisbourg Expedition (1757)
The Louisbourg Expedition (1757)
Louisbourg Expedition (1757)
was a failed British attempt to capture the French Fortress of Louisbourg
Fortress of Louisbourg
on Île Royale (now known as Cape Breton Island) during the Seven Years' War
Seven Years' War
(known in the United States as the French and Indian War).Contents1 Background1.1 British planning 1.2 French preparations1.2.1 French fleet : order of battle2 Hurricane 3 Aftermath 4 See also 5 Notes 6 ReferencesBackground[edit] The French and Indian War
French and Indian War
started in 1754 over territorial disputes between the North American colonies of France
France
and Great Britain in areas that are now western Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
and upstate New York. The first few years of the war had not gone particularly well for the British
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