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Monument to Maisonneuve
Place d'Armes
Montreal, Quebec
Posted Jan 2, 2009
Photo by Robert Kendall

This monument marks the spot where settlers defeated Iroquois warriors in bloody hand-to-hand fighting. Immortalized here is Raphael-Lambert Closse, renowned for his proficiency at the once-noble endeavor of killing Indians. His dog, Pilote, is honored for once barking to warn settlers of an impending Iroquois attack.

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