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Pro Patria 1812-1814

 
 
Pro Patria 1812-1814 Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 8, 2014
1. Pro Patria 1812-1814 Memorial
Inscription. English:
In memory of the officers and seamen of the Royal Navy and Provincial Marine, and the officers and soldiers on the Royal Marines, Royal Newfoundland, King’s (8th) and 100th Regiments, who served on Lake Ontario in defence of Canada in 1812-1814.

French:
À la mémoire des officiers et de matelots de la Royal Navy et de la Marine provinciale, des fusiliers des Royal Marines, des officiers et des soldats du Royal Newfoundland Regiment, du 8ᵉ (King’s) Regiment royal et du 100ᵉ Regiment qui se sont battus sur le lac Ontario pour la défense du Canada de 1812 à 1814.
 
Erected 1837 by Historic Sites and Monument Board of Canada/Commission de lieux et monuments historique du Canada.
 
Location. 44° 14.205′ N, 76° 27.887′ W. Marker is in Kingston, Ontario, in Frontenac County. Marker is on Fort Henry Drive just from Kingston Highway (Ontario Route 2), on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Fort Henry Drive, Kingston, Ontario K7K 5K7, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Point Frederick Buildings (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); Sir James Lucas Yeo
Pro Patria 1812-1814 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 8, 2014
2. Pro Patria 1812-1814 Marker
(approx. 0.8 kilometers away); Fort Henry (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); a different marker also named Fort Henry (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); Kingston Navy Yard (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); The Stone Frigate (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); Strategic Importance / Importance Stratégique (approx. 0.9 kilometers away); Commodore’s Residence, 1815 (approx. one kilometer away). Click for a list of all markers in Kingston.
 
More about this marker. Thus memorial is located at the Fort Henry Visitors Information station.
 
Categories. War of 1812Waterways & Vessels
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 170 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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