loud speaker

6/23/2022- Use the coupon code "summer" to get MrN 365 - which now includes our Reading Comprehension Assessment System and other new features for 60% off of the normal price of $79 per year. Just $31.60 for the WHOLE YEAR. Visit https://mrn365.com to get started!

arrow up
Home > History > Battle of Fort Frontenac

Battle of Fort Frontenac

This page describes the Battle of Fort Frontenac in the French and Indian War.

Battle of Fort Frontenac

Battles of the French and Indian War - Fort Frontenac

The Siege of Fort Frontenac, which occurred between August 25-27 1758, was one of the most important tactical victories for the British in the French and Indian War. 2,200 soldiers under the command of British Lt. Col. John Bradstreet besieged the fort and its 110 French inhabitants. The badly outnumbered French had no choice but to surrender quickly.

As a result of their victory, the British cut one of two major supply and communication lines that connected Montreal and Quebec City with the western territories of New Canada. In addition, the British seized over 800,000 pounds of supplies from the fort.

UPGRADE TO MRN365.COM

Upgrade to MrN 365 to access our entire library of incredible educational resources and teacher tools in an ad-free environment. If you like MrNussbaum.com, you will LOVE MrN 365!

Learn More