La Corne Pierre

Accompanied Joncaire on an embassy to the Indians of

Niagara, 1720. Sent to Acadia with De Ramezay, 1747. Took part in the

action at Grand Pre. Returned to Quebec, but again sent to Nova Scotia

to induce the Acadians to remove from the province. After the failure of

the attempt, returned to Quebec, and took an active share in the

military expeditions of the next ten years. Distinguished himself at the

siege of Quebec, 1759, where he had command of a body of local troops.