Biography of Louis Joseph, Marquis de Montcalm de Saint Veran


Montcalm de Saint Veran, Louis Joseph, Marquis de. Born in 1712. French general. Was named commander of the French forces in Canada in 1756, where he won several victories and fortified Quebec, but was defeated by Wolfe on the Plains of Abraham and mortally wounded in battle, September 13, 1759.