Archive for August, 2012

The Welsh Surveyor or Spy? War of 1812

Windsor’s poet laureate Marty Gervais thinks the history books may have fudged the story of the capture of Detroit in the War of 1812. “I believe the British got the plans for the fort from a Welsh surveyor on this side of the river,” said Gervais. In fact, he goes so far as to call […]