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King William's War, 1689-1697

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    Never Returned Home From the 1690 Expedition To Quebec, Canada. 45 out of 90 in his company never returned Home!
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The first of the French and Indian Wars, King William's War (1689–97) was the name used in the English colonies in America to refer to the North American theater of the Nine Years' War (1688–97, also known as the War of the Grand Alliance, War of League of Augsburg). It was fought between England, France, and their respective American Indian allies in the colonies of Canada (New France), Acadia, and New England. It was also known as the Second Indian War (the first having been King Philip's War, the Third Indian War being Queen Anne's War and the Fourth Indian War being Dummer's War).[1]

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