Destroyed their own base

05 Nov
English: Hon. George Alexander Drummond

George Drummond (Photo credit: Wikipedia)


On November 5, 1814, American forces, led by lieutenant-General George Drummond, destroyed their own base at Fort Erie, Ontario.



For more on this interesting series of events, check these out: Wikipedia’s page Archives Official War of 1812 Bicentennial Website




1 Comment

Posted by on November 5, 2012 in Canadian-related Links, November, On This Day


Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

One response to “Destroyed their own base

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: