Near Chippawa in Niagara Region, Ontario — Central Canada
Chippawa Battleﬁeld Panel 3
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—July 5, 1814 3:30 p.m. —
The U.S. Infantry at Chippawa matched the musketry of their red coated adversaries. To this day the Gray Jackets of Winfield Scott's brigade live on in the dress uniforms at the United States Military Academy at West Point.
Location. 43° 3.14′ N, 79° 1.481′ W. Marker is near Chippawa, Ontario, in Niagara Region. Marker can be reached from Niagara River Parkway just west of Edgworth Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. This historical marker is located on the Canadian side of the Niagara River, a short distance south of Chippawa, Ontario, and opposite Navy Island, in the Chippawa Battlefield Park. This historical marker is part of the Chippawa Battlefield Park Walking Tour - and is one of six Plexiglass panels, that is freestanding in a row along the northern boundary of the park, approximately 15 yards from the Chippawa Battlefield Monument. Marker is in this post office area: Chippawa, Ontario L2E 6S6, Canada.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Chippawa Battlefield Panel 2 (here, next to this marker); Chippawa Battlefield Panel 4 (here, next to this marker); Chippawa Battlefield Panel 1 (a few steps from this marker); Chippawa Battlefield Panel 5 (a few steps from this marker); Chippawa Battlefield Panel 6 (a few steps from this marker); Battle of Chippawa (a few steps from The Battle of Chippawa (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named The Battle of Chippawa (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chippawa.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Categories. • Colonial Era • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 11, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 508 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 13, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.