Thursday, October 6, 2011

Major Adam Muir - British Commander Of Detroit

From Pioneer Collections, Volume 4, by the Pioneer Society of the State of Michigan (recollections of Aura P. Stewart of St. Clair County, Michigan):

Detroit after its surrender was put in command of Major Muir of the British army.  He was a perfect gentleman and treated the citizens with kindness and respect.

From A History of the Services of the 41st (the Welch) Regiment, (now 1st ...):

A biographical piece of Adam Muir here.  Muir was on the Prize List Awarded for the Capture of Detroit.

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