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The Crown Forces Form Square to fend off cavalry at The Battle of Chippewa/Lundy's Lane event in 2014.
Life in the encampment... a respite from battle and a place to rest, chat, and relax...
Marching steady onto the field for another battle. The Incorporated Militia is on the way!
As night falls in Fort Erie, the line fires a volley at the dreaded invaders in the fort!
At the Annual Mess Dinner, there's always time to have a dance and create memories...

Our Unit History

djEarly in the War of 1812, it became apparent that the existing militia system was woefully inadequate for the defense of Upper Canada. To rectify this situation, the Legislative Assembly of Upper Canada passed an Act creating the Incorporated Militia of Upper Canada. Volunteers from throughout the Province were to be formed into Battalions, and to serve for the duration of the war. The men received...

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Remembrance Day Old Fort York Commons, Nov 11, 2017

 

Remembrance Day 2017


Once again the members of IMUC, IMAC and the Campfollowers joined the Fort York staff and volunteers and the Daughters of the Imperial Order of the Empire to commemorate Remembrance Day at Old Fort York. The Fort Ceremony is always well attended by the public. Having the WWII Harvards fly over added to the solemnity of the occasion.

Pictures courtesy of Denise Lundgren, Liz Webb and Deb Brown can be found at:

https://www.flickr.com/photos/10209916@N05/albums/72157687247076442

Festival At Fort Willow – 2016

Willow 2016 - IMUC

 

Each Fall The Friends of Fort Willow host an Education Day. Members of the Glengarry Light Infantry, the Royal Newfoundland Regiment The Canadian Volunteers, The US 22Nd The Nancy Gun Crew, The crew of the Revenge, and ON-GWE-HO-WAY join period sutlers and artisans for a day of 1812 life and activities. The Incorporated Militia of Upper Canada has supported this site and event for years!

Almost 1300 students, teachers and parents participated.


On Friday The Willow Depot was also recognized as a protected national monument with dignitaries from all levels of government attending to ensure that Willow Depot will be protected for coming generations!


Pictures from the Festival can be found at:

https://www.flickr.com/photos/10209916@N05/albums/72157674550635206

Thanks also to Ron Philips of the GLE and Darlene Kingstone for additional pictures!


Mississinewa 2016!

 

Four members traveled the 8 hours by van to Marian Indiana to participate in this year's Battle of Mississinewa. From all reports, it was well worth the drive! What a great way to finish off the end of the official 2016 season! Football stadium seating, rows and rows of sutlers, 1812 re-enactors from all over the US a chance to educate the public about the real War of 1812 were the highlights of the long Thanksgiving (for us) weekend!

 

Photos c/o one of our Campfollowers can be found at: https://www.flickr.com/photos/10209916@N05/albums/72157673767111731

 

 

 

 

 

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