Casualties of the Skirmish

Casualties of the Skirmish (HM1CR1)

Location: Chatham-Kent, ON N7M 4L5 Chatham-Kent Division
Country: Canada
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N 42° 24.399', W 82° 11.068'

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Monday, October 4, 1813

— Tecumseh Parkway —

There were many casualties at the skirmish at the Forks. Although we do not presently know the identities of the warriors who were killed, we do know that two Kentucky men in Colonel Johnson's Mounted Infantry lost their lives at this site on that day:

· Private Foster Bartlett of Captain William Rice's Company who enlisted on August 15, 1813.

· Private William (or Wilham) Hardwick of Captain Samuel Combs' company who enlisted on May 20, 1813.
HM NumberHM1CR1
Placed ByTecumseh Parkway
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Date Added Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 10:55pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 402531 N 4695607
Decimal Degrees42.40665000, -82.18446667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 24.399', W 82° 11.068'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 24' 23.94" N, 82° 11' 4.08" W
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Area Code(s)334
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3703 Tecumseh Pkwy, Chatham-Kent ON N7M 4L5, CA
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