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Overlooked First Nations war heroes recognized 2 centuries later

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A plaque honouring the contributions made by the Six Nations during the War of 1812. The Six Nations include Mohawk, Cayuga, Onondaga, Oneida, Tuscarora and Seneca nations. (Havard Gould/CBC)

‘We need to fill in that piece of history’: Indigenous allies repelled American invaders in 1812<
By Havard Gould, CBC News, October 2, 2016

More than 200 years after a courageous group of First Nations warriors and war captains saved the day at the Battle of Queenston Heights during the War of 1812 between the Americans and the British, their accomplishments are finally getting large-scale recognition.
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