Category: 1st Regiment of Dundas Militia, Canada, War of 1812

Categories: Canadian Militia, War of 1812 | Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry Highlanders

In 2012, the Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry Highlanders, being the current unit of the Canadian Armed Forces succeeding the 1st Regiment of Dundas Militia, was awarded honours perpetuating their service in Defence of Canada – 1812-1815 – Defense du Canada, and battle honours for Crysler's Farm. Engagements

  • Toussaint's Island, 16 Sept 1812
  • Prescott, 4 Oct 1812
  • Salmon River, 23 Nov 1812
  • Ogdensburg, 22 Feb 1813

The 1st Dundas Militia was part of the Eastern District.

Officers

  • Lt-Col. Hon. Thomas Fraser
  • Major Henry Merkley
  • Adjutant Daniel, Myers
  • Quartermaster Lt. James Macdonell


  • Cruikshank, Ernest A. ‘’Record of the Services of Canadian Regiments in the War of 1812: IX. The Lincoln Militia.’’ ’Selected Papers, Canadian Military Institute’’. 13 (1904), 9-41.
  • War of 1812 Canadian Awards Sorted by Current Units, Backgrounder, Dept. of National Defence.

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Person Profiles (11)

02 Mar 1785 Fort Augustus, Inverness, Scotland - 27 Oct 1862 photo
28 Nov 1791 Williamsburg, Upper Canada - 07 Nov 1877
24 Jul 1770 Schoharie, New York - 18 Jan 1852 photo
abt 1783 Montreal, Canada - 01 Apr 1857
1785 Brunswick, Rensselaer, New York, United States - 1871
25 May 1792 Williamsburg, Dundas Cty, Ontario, Canada - 1849
25 Mar 1780 Brunswick, Rensselaer, New York, USA - 1850
01 Jun 1788 Glengarry County, (Ontario, Canada) - Apr 1833
1785 - 1814 photo
12 Sep 1768 Croy, Inverness-shire, Scotland - 04 Jul 1835 photo
26 Sep 1755 Rhinebeck, Dutchess County, New York - 1827




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