MGSM Chateauguay Bar Ignace Portneuf Abenaki Chief

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Document Record
Title MGSM Chateauguay Bar Ignace Portneuf Abenaki Chief
Identifier w1812_X763911
X763911
Document source Parks Canada
Description The recipient was an important Abenaki war leader, who fought at the Battle of Chateauguay. He participated in the fighting outside US occupied Fort George in 1813. He was badly wounded in the hand. He survived this experience and the War of 1812, to become Grand Chief of the Abenaki.
Location: Ontario Service Centre
Permanent Link http://1812.canadiana.ca/view/oocihm.w1812_X763911