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The / Le Royal Roussillon,

 
 
The / Le Royal Roussillon, Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 25, 2014
1. The / Le Royal Roussillon, Marker
Inscription. English:
commanded by Colonel Poulariez, formed the left of the actuel French Front, was first in the gallant attack, and the last in retreat before a devastating fire. 13th September 1759.


French:
sous le Colonel Poulariez, formant le gauche de front de l’armée française, fut le premier à l’attaque et le dernier à se replier devant un feu meurtrier. 13 septembre 1759.

 
Erected by National Battlefields Commission / Commission des champs de bataille nationaux.
 
Location. 46° 48.08′ N, 71° 13.235′ W. Marker is in Québec, Quebec, in Capitale-Nationale (region). Marker is at the intersection of Avenue George VI and Rue Garneau, on the left when traveling east on Avenue George VI. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Québec, Quebec G1R 2L3, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Here, on the very eve of victory (within shouting distance of this marker); Bragg’s 28th Foot, (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The “Louisbourg Grenadiers” (about 90 meters away); Quebec City Astronomical Observatory
The / Le Royal Roussillon, Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 25, 2014
2. The / Le Royal Roussillon, Marker
(about 90 meters away); Frederick G. Todd (about 120 meters away); Montcalm (about 210 meters away); Québec Martello Towers (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Martello Towers in Quebec / Tours Martello de Québec (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Québec.
 
Categories. War, French and Indian
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 19, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 210 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 19, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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