Canadian Military History Gateway
Date > 1600 > 1620-1629 > 1623
Subject > Strategy and Tactics
The Saint-Louis forts and châteaux site is complex. It consists of three elements: the forts, châteaux and gardens. There were a total of four forts and two Châteaux
A second colony at Quebec, led by Champlain, saw much struggle. It changed hands, first to the English, then to a new French trading company. Attempts were made to fortify and strengthen the settlement.
This historic site celebrates the rich communications and military history of Signal Hill and sits amidst a spectacular view of St. John's and the sea.
The first permanent French colony was in Acadia. It had good relations with the local Amerindians, but suffered from struggles with England.