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Bragg’s 28th Foot,

Le 28ᵉ Regiment de Bragg,

 
 
Bragg’s 28th Foot, Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 25, 2014
1. Bragg’s 28th Foot, Marker
Inscription. English:
Bragg’s 28th Foot,
under Colonel Hume Walsh, stood next-left to the “Louisbourg Grenadiers” in this first of all the two-deep “thin red lines” the world had ever seen.
13th September 1759.

French:
Le 28ᵉ Regiment de Bragg,
sous le colonel Hume Walsh, était à la gauche des Grenadiers de Louisbourg, sur cette ligne ouverte, à deux rangs, la première du genre que le monde eût connue.
13 septembre 1759.
 
Erected by National Battlefields Commission / Commission des champs de bataille nationaux.
 
Location. 46° 48.069′ N, 71° 13.3′ W. Marker is in Québec, Quebec, in Capitale-Nationale (region). Marker is at the intersection of Avenue George VI and Rue de Bernières, on the right 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. Quebec City Astronomical Observatory (within shouting distance of this marker); Here, on the very eve of victory (within shouting distance of this marker); The / Le Royal Roussillon,
Bragg’s 28th Foot, Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 25, 2014
2. Bragg’s 28th Foot, Marker
(about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The “Louisbourg Grenadiers” (about 90 meters away); Frederick G. Todd (about 210 meters away); Pavillon Charles-Baillairgé (about 240 meters away); Wolfe Monument (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Montcalm (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 16 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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