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.