Kingston in Frontenac County, Ontario — Central Canada
Pro Patria 1812-1814
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.
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 (Provincial Highway 2), on the left when traveling south. Touch 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 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). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kingston.
More about this marker. Thus memorial is located at the Fort Henry Visitors Information station.
Categories. • War of 1812 • Waterways & Vessels •
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