Denison, George Taylor


Denison, George Taylor
(1839- )
   Police magistrate at Toronto since 1877. Commanded Governor-General's Bodyguard in Fenian Raid, 1866; and in Riel Rebellion, 1885; in 1877 won the first prize offered by the Czar of Russia for the best History of Cavalry; president of the British Empire League in Canada since 1896. One of the founders of Canada First Party.
   Index: Md Opposes commercial union, 295.
   Bib.: Works: Fenian Raid on Fort Erie; Modern Cavalry; History of Cavalry; Soldiering in Canada; Struggle for Imperial Unity. For biog., seeMorgan, Can. Men.

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