Brave Wolfe

In 1759 James Wolfe led the British army of 7,700 men and Louis-Joseph de Montcalm-Grozon the French of 13,390 on the Plains Of Abraham. Both generals were killed. There are two different traditional songs about the battle. The present version is one of several variants collected in Canada and the United States.

The painting is by Richard Caton Woodville 1886.

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