Battle on the Plains of Abraham, Wolf (Eng.) vs. Montcalm (Fr.) both Generals died, English win, Quebec falls. Any remaining French troops retreat to Montreal, where the will shortly give up. The fighting will continue in Europe for another 3 yrs. The Conflict Overall: New France never stood a chance at defeating the 13 colonies. Britain had more sea power, and could easily sent troops/supplies. France was focused on the war in Europe.