06/13/2013 02:42 EDT

New Heritage Minute On Battle Of Queenston Heights (VIDEO)

Most Canadians know about The War of 1812, but have you heard about the Battle of Queenston Heights?

In the new Heritage Minute, we learn about the 80 Canadian Grand River warriors who held thousands of American soldiers at bay for hours, helping to ultimately take back the Heights.

This latest Heritage Minute documents one of the many contributions the Six Nations have made to Canadian history and victory on the battlefield.

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