Over 800 Patriotes led by Dr. Wolfred Nelson achieved a victory at St. Denis today defeating the small group of 300 British regulars (soldiers) that were sent from Upper Canada to stop any violence. After a fierce six hour battle and with their ammunition running low, General Gore ordered his men to retreat leaving 12 soldiers and 13 Patriotes dead. . . .
800 rebels (Patriotes) defeated 300 British soldiers, leaving 12 soldiers and 13 Patriotes dead.