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Name Affidavit
Object ID 992.5.281
Date 1820-JUL.13
Description This document is a note from Grant Powell, a surgeon in York, certifying that Daniel McDougal was severely wounded in action during the Battle of Lundy's Lane. McDougal was in the Upper Canada Incorporated Militia during the war of 1812. It is said that he was at Fort George on March 27, 1813 when it was taken by American troops. He was also severely wounded at Lundy's Lane on July 25, 1814 when he was struck 7 times but was able to recover from his wounds. Unfortunately, McDougal had health problems and a lead ball stuck in his body for the rest of his life.
People Powell, Grant
McDougal, Daniel
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Subjects Battle of Lundy's Lane
War of 1812
Medicine
Surgeon