TITLE

Siege and Massacre at FORT WILLIAM HENRY

AUTHOR(S)
Yagi Jr., George
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Military History;Jul2005, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the fall of Fort William Henry made by French troops under the command of former major general Louis-Joseph de Saint-Véran, marquis de Montcalm-Gozon in New York in August 1757. First event that lead to the fall; Demand of Indians who were involved in the slaughter of the fort's garrison for plunder regarding their participation in the war; Punishment that was received by Indians from the western tribes.
ACCESSION #
17563013

 

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