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Gabriel Dumont (Métis leader)


Gabriel Dumont (December 1837 – May 19, 1906) was a leader of the Métis people of what is .... Barrett, Matthew. "'Hero of the Half-Breed Rebellion': Gabriel Dumont and Late ...

Gabriel Dumont, military commander of the Métis during 1885


Gabriel Dumont, military commander of the Métis during 1885. Gabriel Dumont ( 1837-1906) was a brilliant tactician. Historians generally concede that had ...

Gabriel Dumont - The Canadian Encyclopedia


He was a prominent hunt chief and warrior, but is best known for his role in the 1885 North-West Resistance as a key Métis military commander and ally of Louis  ...

Gabriel Dumont Serves as Louis Riel's Chief Military Officer | Stories ...


Gabriel Dumont (1837-1906), Military Commander of the Métis during the North West Rebellion of 1885 by Harvey J. Strong. Source: Library and Archives ...

North-West Rebellion - The Canadian Encyclopedia


... at Fort Carlton. Riel was named president of the rebel government, and famed Métis hunter and tactician Gabriel Dumont was installed as military commander.

Who are the Métis? - Ottawa Life Magazine


Dec 15, 2014 ... The current leader of the Métis National Council is Clément Chartier. ... the military commander of the second Métis Provisional Government, ...

Canadian Military Journal Vol. 14, No. 4


The Oxford Dictionary defines Rebellion as “…an act of armed resistance to an established government or leader.” Many Métis writers, such as Louis Barkwell ...

Louis Riel - Northwest Resistence - Daniel N. Paul


Louis Riel, a leader of his people in their resistance against the Canadian ... Gabriel Dumont is best known as the man who led the small Métis military forces  ...

Riel, Dumont, and the 1885 Rebellion (full story) - alittlehistory.com


Louis Riel, at 25 years of age, became the main leader of the Metis. ... There were many fights between the soldiers and the Metis in the settlement. At this time ...

Duck Lake - The Encyclopedia of Saskatchewan | Details


In early 1885, he urged Ottawa to come to terms with Riel and the Métis, but the ... Five days later Gabriel Dumont, Riel's military commander, learned that a ...

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Sir Frederick Dobson Middleton


Sir Frederick Middleton is best remembered as the commander of the ... battle was something of a victory for the tiny Métis and Indian army, it was not decisive.

Battle of Batoche - The Canadian Encyclopedia


Fewer than 300 Métis and First Nations people led by Riel and Gabriel ... Their progress was aided by military commanders' poor decisions, the small size of ...

Gabriel Dumont - The Encyclopedia of Saskatchewan | Details


Alongside other Métis from St. François-Xavier, Red River, Dumont participated ... Gabriel Dumont's role as the Métis' military leader during the 1885 Resistance ...