Canadian General Service Medal With 1866 Fenian Raid Bar

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Canadian General Service Medal With 1866 Fenian Raid Bar, named to Pte. G. Lauzon, 4th Chasseurs.  Name appears on the published roll. With original ribbon.

The Canadian Chasseurs (Chasseurs Canadiens), a Volunteer Militia unit, was raised in November 1861 by Judge Michel Coursol, a leading Montreal jurist who led them against the Fenian Raids of 1866 by Irish Republicans based in the U.S.A., many of them former Union soldiers in the American Civil War.

$650.00
M-10077