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Canadian Militia at Queenston

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  • R. Feltoe
    Larry, Will this do Ya! Regards Richard, PS Happy New Year Everyone. ESTIMATE OF PARTICIPATING UNITS AND STRENGTHS, BATTLE OF QUEENSTON HEIGHTS, 13 0CTOBER
    Message 1 of 1 , Dec 30, 2000
      Larry, Will this do Ya!
      Regards Richard,
      PS Happy New Year Everyone.

      ESTIMATE OF PARTICIPATING UNITS AND STRENGTHS, BATTLE OF QUEENSTON HEIGHTS,
      13 0CTOBER 1812.

      AMERICAN:
      Regulars
      First U.S. Artillery Regiment (Lieutenant Gansevoort) 35-40 All Ranks
      Light Artillery Regiment (Lieutenant Colonel Fenwick) 150 -175 All Ranks
      Sixth Regiment (Captain Machesnay) 70-100 All Ranks
      Thirteenth Regiment (Lieutenant Colonel Chrystie) 300 - 350 All Ranks
      Twenty-third Regiment (Major Mullany) 150-175 All Ranks

      New York State Militia 500-600 All Ranks
      Sixteenth Regiment (Lieutenant Colonel Stranahan)
      Seventeenth Regiment (Lieutenant Colonel Mead)
      Eighteenth Regiment (Lieutenant Colonel Dobbin)
      Nineteenth Regiment (Lieutenant Colonel Bloom)
      Twentieth Regiment (Lieutenant Colonel Allen)

      Supporting Artillery on the American side of the river
      (Lewiston) Second U.S. Artillery Regiment (Captain Towson)
      2 x 6 Pounder Guns
      (Fort Gray) New York State Militia (Major Lovett)
      2 x 18 Pounder guns, 1 x Mortar


      BRITISH REGULARS
      Royal Artillery (Captain Holcroft) 40-50 All Ranks
      41st Regiment (Captain Derenzy) Light Company from Fort George,
      (Lieutenant McIntyre) 2 Battalion companies from
      Fort George
      250-275 All Ranks
      (Captain Bullock) 2 Battalion Companies from
      Chippawa,
      150-175 All Ranks

      49th Regiment (Captain Dennis) Grenadier company at Queenston,
      80-100 All Ranks
      (Captain Williams) Light Company at Queenston,
      80-100 All Ranks

      CANADIAN MILITIA
      1st Lincoln Militia Artillery (Lieutenant Ball) At Queenston, 30-35 All
      Ranks.
      1st Lincoln Militia (Captain Crooks / Captain McEwan), from Fort George
      2 Flank Companies 50-70 All Ranks
      2nd Lincoln Militia (Captain Rowe / Captain Hamilton), from Chippawa
      2 Flank Companies 100-120 All Ranks
      4th Lincoln Militia (Lieutenant Butler / Lieutenant Nelles), From Brown's
      Point
      2 Flank Companies 50-60 All Ranks
      1st York Militia (Lieutenant Vanderburgh), from Fort George,
      Flank Company 25-30 All Ranks
      2nd York Militia (Captain Chisholm), at Queenston,
      Flank Company 25-30 All Ranks
      3rd York Militia (Captain Cameron / Captain Heward), from Brown's Point
      2 Flank Companies 50-60 All Ranks
      Volunteer Coloured Company (Captain Runchy), from Fort George
      30-35 All Ranks
      Niagara Light Dragoons (Major Merritt), from Fort George, 10-12 All Ranks

      NATIVE WARRIORS (John Norton), 80-100 Warriors
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