battle of the plains of Abraham
Updated: 5/1/2020
battle of the plains of Abraham

Storyboard Text

  • Hi, I am James Wolfe leader of the British Army.
  • MAY THE BEST MAN WIN
  • And this is our story
  • Bonjour, I am Marquis De Montcalme at your service for the French.
  • Why Quebec City?
  • Look at Quebec City's great strategic location to control the entire colony
  • L'anse-au-foulon
  • Sept 13, 1759 4:00 AM
  • We'll scale the 53m mountain to reach the plateau by sunrise.
  • Sept 13, 1759 8:00 AM
  • Good.
  • Sir, we are 2 rows deep across one mile and waiting on your command.
  • I'm not going to wait for reinforcements. ATTACK!
  • 15 minutes later
  • BRITISH VICTORY MARKS PIVOTAL MOMENT IN THE 7 YEARS' WAR.
  • Help! I've been shot with a musket ball under my ribs. The pain, the agony!