Battle of Trois-Rivières National Historic Site of Canada

Trois-Rivières, Quebec
Detailed view of the HSMBC plaque © Parks Canada Agency / Agence Parcs Canada, n.d., dossier 8400-153 .
Detailed view of the HSMBC plaque
© Parks Canada Agency / Agence Parcs Canada, n.d., dossier 8400-153 .
Detailed view of the HSMBC plaque © Parks Canada Agency / Agence Parcs Canada, n.d., dossier 8400-153 .View of the location of the HSMBC plaque on boulevard des Forges © Parks Canada / Parcs Canada, dossier 8400-153
Address : near 956, boulevard des Forges / Laflèche Street, Trois-Rivières, Quebec

Recognition Statute: Historic Sites and Monuments Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. H-4)
Designation Date: 1920-01-30

Other Name(s):
  • Battle of Trois-Rivières  (Designation Name)
Research Report Number: 2011-SDC-CED-009

Plaque(s)


Existing plaque:  near 956, boulevard des Forges / Laflèche Street, Trois-Rivières, Quebec

On June 8th, 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.