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Why did Louis Riel kill Thomas Scott?

NOTE: Louis Riel did not personally kill Thomas Scott.  Scott was executed by firing squad.    Thomas Scott was in jail because he was captured while leading an  arme (MORE)

Who is Winfield Scott?

Winfield Scott is arguably the greatest general America ever produced. He first came to command American force in the War of 1812 and finished his military career when he was (MORE)

Why did Louis riel executed thomas Scott in red river?

NOTE: Louis Riel did not kill Thomas Scott. On February 18, Major Charles Boulton and his men, passing near the Fort, were arrested by Riel's men, 48 were captured, including (MORE)

Why did thomas Scott get killed?

He Died Because he protested Louis Riel's Provisional Government And Threated to escape jail and kill Riel, Hit His Guards, calls the metis a bunch of cowards, then insults th (MORE)

Why did Louis Riel send Ambroise Lépine to kill thomas Scott?

Louis Riel was head of the Red River Government put into place after the residents were "sold" to Canada in a land deal with the HBC. Thomas Scott, a Canadian, believed that (MORE)

Why is thomas Scott important?

Thomas Scott is important because he became a propaganda tool used by Canada to explain their use of force in their newly purchased lands. The killing of Scott had to be seen (MORE)