Proceedings and report of the Court of Inquiry on the circumstances connected with the late engagement at Lime Ridge

[Ottawa? : s.n.], 1866 (Ottawa : G.E. Desbarats); 53 pages, 51 with full-text search

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Creator
Booker, Alfred, 1824-1871.
Title
Canada. Court of Inquiry on Lime Ridge Engagement.
Proceedings and report of the Court of Inquiry on the circumstances connected with the late engagement at Lime Ridge .
CIHM/ICMH microfiche series ; no. 92983
Published
[Ottawa? : s.n.], 1866 (Ottawa : G.E. Desbarats)
Identifier
92983
FC 02 0203 no. 92983
Subject
Booker, Alfred,1824-1871.
Fenians.
Canada -- History -- Fenian Invasions, 1866-1870.
Canada -- Histoire -- 1866-1870 (Invasions des Fenians)
Document source
Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the National Archives of Canada.
Notes
1 microfiche (27 fr.)
Caption title: Proceedings of a Court of Inquiry.
"Published by order of His Excellency the commander in chief"
"The court of enquiry was demanded by Alfred Booker, commanding officer of the active force of militia in Hamilton, following the battle of Ridgeway between the Canadian volunteers and the Fenians under John O' Neill. The Canadians were defeated, the result of differing Canadian and British attitudes towards colonial defence. The court refused to assign blame while praising Booker's courage"--TPL.
46 p. ; 23 cm.
Collection
Monographs
Language
English
URL
http://www.canadiana.ca/view/oocihm.92983