Philippe Clément du Vuault de la Valrennes

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Philippe Clément du Vault de la Valrennes, (born 1647 - died 12 October 1707) was captain of the Régiment de Normandie and captain of the colonial troops in New France from 1685 to 1693.[1]

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Philippe was the hero in the Battle of La Prairie, when he defeated Major Pieter Schuyler and his militia and First Nation allies, during the invasion of Canada 1691.

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  1. ^ Histoire Générale du Canada, Édition du Boréal, 1988, p.179