18 June 2015
To-day is the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo
in which Napoleon was defeated by Wellington.
Next are some of the future events of Napoleon's life;
22 June 1815 Napoleon abdicated.
16 Oct 1815 Napoleon arrives at St Helena
5 May 1821 Napoleon dies.
15 Dec 1840 Napoleon's remains are returned to France
and re-interred at Les Invalides
Refer to; http://napoleononline.ca/historical_timeline/
Following the war of 1812 in present day Ontario
Settlement begins in the Rideau Military Settlements
1. Perth Military Settlement 1815/1816
There is a book by Ron W. Shaw entitled 'First We Were
Soldiers: The long march to Perth' and also available as
a download to an e-reader
Ref: LCGS newsletter dated April 2015, page 8&9
2. Richmond Military Settlement Fall of 1818
A committee has been raised in Goulbourn Twp to organize
a 200th Anniversary. Tentative date is 15-17 June 2018.
3. Lanark Military Settlement 1820
No info available