BATTLE OF CRYSLER’S FARM

CANADIAN FENCIBLES-1

CANADIAN FENCIBLES

The Battle of Crysler’s farm took place on November 11, 1813. A spectacular re-enactment took place on Sunday, July 14 near the original battlefield at the Memorial Park near Morrisburg, Ontario.

The orignial  battle saw the defeat of 3,000 Americans by a combined British and Canadian militia force of only 1,000 and effectively terminated the planned invasion of Montreal and Quebec City. It was the biggest military event in the history of Eastern Ontario.

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