Niagara Falls in Regional Municipality of Niagara, Ontario — Central Canada
The Americans Capture the British Guns
General Winfield Scott
American General Officer
Major General Jacob Brown
American Brigadier General
American Forces at the Battle of Lundy’s Lane
Left Division, United States Army
with number of men in unit
2nd U.S. Light Dragoons
New York Volunteer Dragoons (70 in total)
Corps of Artillery (est. 200 gunners – three 12-pdr. Guns, four 6-pdr. Guns, two 5½-inch howitzers)
First Infantry (150)
Ninth Infantry (200)
Eleventh Infantry (200)
Twenty-First Infantry (432)
Twenty-Second Infantry (300)
Twenty-Third Infantry (300)
Twenty-Fifth Infantry (380)
5th Pennsylvania Regiment (246)
Canadian Volunteers (50)
From Donald E. Graves “Where Right and Glory Lead!”
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War of 1812.
Location. 43° 5.295′ N, 79° 5.681′ W. Marker is in Niagara Falls, Ontario, in Regional Municipality of Niagara. Marker can be reached from Lundy's Lane, on the left when traveling west. Marker is located in Drummond Hill Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Niagara Falls, Ontario L2G 1Y5, Canada. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Americans Attack (here, next to this marker); Burr Lockhart Plato (within shouting distance of this marker); Facing the American Attack (within shouting distance of this marker); Drummond Hill Cemetery (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); One Hundredth Anniversary of the Battle of Lundy's Lane (about 120 meters away); Cecil Bishopp (about 120 meters away); Battle Stages (about 120 meters away); Laura Secord (about 120 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Niagara Falls.
More about this marker. Portraits of American General Winfield Scott and Major General Jacob Brown appear on the left side of the marker. The background of the marker contains an image of American artillery crew.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. These markers follow the story of the Battle of Lundy's Lane.
Also see . . . An introduction to the Battle of Lundy's Lane - War declared. (Submitted on September 21, 2019, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 27, 2019. It was originally submitted on September 21, 2019, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 59 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 21, 2019, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.