1812 History
Letter from the War Office to Lieut. Daniel McDougal Regarding his Half Pay for the Canadian Embodied Militia- March 27, 1813
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1812 History
Department of Canadian Heritage This item is a part of the 1812 History digitization project. This project was made possible with the support of the Department of Canadian Heritage through the Canadian Culture Online Strategy.
Lieut. Daniel McDougal
, Recipient
Media Type
Text
Item Type
Correspondence
Description
This letter is from the war office to Lieut. Daniel McDougal regarding his half pay for the Canadian Embodied Militia at Fort George. McDougal participated in the battle of Fort George on March 27, 1813 when it was taken by American troops. He was also severely wounded at Lundy’s Lane on July 25, 1814 when he was struck 7 times but was able to recover from his wounds. Unfortunately, McDougal had health problems and a lead ball stuck in his body for the rest of his life.
Date of Original
7 May 1831
Subject(s)
Local identifier
2004.025.012
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
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Image courtesy of the Niagara Historical Society & Museum
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P.O. Box 208

Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON

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Letter from the War Office to Lieut. Daniel McDougal Regarding his Half Pay for the Canadian Embodied Militia- March 27, 1813


This letter is from the war office to Lieut. Daniel McDougal regarding his half pay for the Canadian Embodied Militia at Fort George. McDougal participated in the battle of Fort George on March 27, 1813 when it was taken by American troops. He was also severely wounded at Lundy’s Lane on July 25, 1814 when he was struck 7 times but was able to recover from his wounds. Unfortunately, McDougal had health problems and a lead ball stuck in his body for the rest of his life.