Captain John Norton, The Snipe, Mohawk War Chief--single figure--RETIRED--LAST THREE!!
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Item Number: JJCLUB-SET#09
Captain John Norton, The Snipe - Mohawk War Chief - single figure
John Norton (Teyoninhokarawen), (b c.1760 at Dunfermline, Scotland; d c.1831)
Captain John Norton or “The Snipe” was the son of a Cherokee father and a Scottish mother. Norton was a resourceful, intelligent war chief who participated in almost every major battle of the Niagara campaigns. After Tecumseh, he was the most successful British native leader of the war.
With the outbreak of the WAR OF 1812 between Britain and the United States, Norton was given the rank of captain in the British army.