Daily Archives: October 21, 2012

War of 1812 Bicentennial: Battle of Queenston Heights – General Isaac Brock’s death

Published on Oct 14, 2012 by naturalhero October 13, 2012 in Queenston, ON: As the British-Canadian troops, led by General Isaac Brock, advance on the Americans, Brock is shot fatally through the chest.

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War of 1812 Bicentennial: Battle of Queenston Heights cannons

Published on Oct 14, 2012 by naturalhero October 13, 2012 in Queenston, ON: The American side had numerous cannons set up for the battle re-enactment. This shows the preparation and firing of one of them.

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Bicentennial of the War of 1812 Lecture Series Starts Nov. 2

October 18, 2012 Contact: University Relations Phone: 410.837.5739 Other conflicts on American soil, especially the Civil War, may be better known to local history buffs—but arguably, no war before or since has had a greater and more direct impact on … Continue reading

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