Insignia

Society of Colonial Wars

in the State of Ohio

Ohio Society of Colonial Wars
:: Colonial Wars

1702 - 1713

   ||    Queen Anne's War   ||    French

(Part of the War of the Spanish Succession, 1701-1714)

Feb. 28-29, 1704The Deerfield Massacre
 A force comprised of Abenaki, Kanienkehaka, Wyandot and Pocumtuck Indians, led by a small contingent of French-Canadian militia, sack the town of Deerfield, Massachusetts, killing 56 civilians and taking dozens more as captives.
Oct. 16, 1710Capture of Port Royal
 British forces under Colonel Francis Nicholson and Sir Charles Hobby recapture Port Royal, this time permanently, and rename it Annapolis Royal.
Aug. 23, 1711British fail to seize Quebec
 British expedition, assembled and outfitted in Boston, fails to take Quebec when 10 ships are wrecked in the St. Lawrence River.
April 11, 1713Treaty of Utrecht
 Ends the war and cedes Acadia to the British, who rename it, Nova Scotia
June 23, 1704
 Ends the war and cedes Acadia to the British, who rename it, Nova Scotia

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