A Soldier’s Account of the War of 1812

After exploring the history of the War of 1812, students will create a diary expressing the views of a British soldier in the war.

Name

Rank

Regiment

Sir George Prevost

Lieutenant General

 

Charles de Salaberry

Lieutenant Colonel

 

Sir James Lucas Yeo

Commodore

 

Laura Secord

British Sympathiser

 

William Faulkner

Assistant Surgeon

 

Sir Isaac Brock

Major General

 

Tecumseh

Shawnee Chief

 

Robert Addison

Reverend

 

Robert Dickson

Lieutenant Colonel

 

John Richardson

Gentleman Volunteer

41st Regiment

William Hamilton Merritt

Solider

Niagara Light Dragoons

Adam Muir

Major

41st Foot

Shadrach Byfield

Private

41st Regiment