Canadian Military History Gateway
Subject > Wars, Battles and Conflicts > French Regime, 1603-1760 > Seven Years' War 1756-1763 > Attack on Fort Lévis
In the summer of 1760, three British armies converged on the French position at Montreal. That of General Amherst, coming down the St. Lawrence river from Lake Ontario, was held up briefly by a brave French defence of Fort Lévis.
This map shows the paths of the British and American advances against New France between 1758 and 1760. (Library of the Canadian Department of National Defence)