Miniature of Maj Edward Cotton

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Title Miniature of Maj Edward Cotton
Identifier w1812_Miniature
Document source Parks Canada
Description This circa 1790’s portrait depicts Cotton at the beginning of his military career. Major Edward Cotton was mortally wounded and left on the field at the Battle of Fort George, May 17, 1813. Captured, and later repatriated, Cotton died from his wounds in Lower Canada later in the year.
Location: Fort George NHS
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