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The National Battlefields Commission

Plains of Abraham


Battles of 1759 and 1763


The battle of the Plains of Abraham (September 13, 1759) and the battle of Sainte-Foy (April 28, 1760) took place 250 years ago. The Seven Years’ War was raging. To make sure we don’t forget these milestone historical facts, this new section is a unique opportunity to increase everyone’s knowledge about what occurred at the time.