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Battle Hill

Battle Hill

Photo by Alan L Brown - Posted June, 2009

Battle Hill

Photo by contributor Wayne Adam - Posted September, 2011

Plaque Location

The County of Middlesex
The Municipality of Southwest Middlesex
On Road 2 at street #2945
1 km east of Road 76

Coordinates: N 42 41.660 W 81 42.331



Plaque Text

Here was fought the Battle of the Longwoods, 4th March, 1814. United States troops were entrenched on this hill. The British losses were Captain D. Johnson and Lieutenant P. Graeme and twelve men of the Royal Scots Light Company and 89th Light Company killed, fifty-two officers and men of these companies and of the Loyal Kent Volunteers, wounded.


War of 1812

Southwest Middlesex Plaques

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