Jean Vauquelin Statue - Vauquelin Square - Old Montreal / by JD Andrews

Jean Vauquelin Statue

Jean Vauquelin (February 1728-10 November 1772) was a French naval officer who came to Canada as part of the naval force innvolved in the Seven Years' War. He arrived in 1759 in commander of the frigate Atalante. He is commemorated by Vauquelin Square, a small square located in Old Montreal.