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General Wolfe's British Army during the Seven Years War
Ticonderoga Assault, 1758
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British troops constructing a fort in the American wilderness during the Seven Years War
On 5 July 1758, the French scouts on the mountains edging the northern end of Lake George beheld a truly grand and awesome sight, Battle of Ticonderoga, Seven Years War
Wolfe and his troops land at the Battle of Louisbourg, by Patrice Courcelle. The Siege of Louisbourg was a pivotal battle of the Seven Years' War (known in the United States as the French and Indian War) in 1758 that ended the French colonial era in Atlantic Canada and led directly to the loss of Quebec in 1759 and the remainder of French North America the following year.
Sir Thomas Picton's body is looted by a soldier during D'Erlon's attack. Click on image to ENLARGE.
On 8th July 1758, the Battle of Ticonderoga (also known as the Battle of Carillon) of the French and Indian War comes to an end.