To mark the 400th anniversary of Quebec historian Marcel Trudel says without Dugua de Mons, the founding of the city would have been impossible. For his part, the historian Gaston Deschenes regrets that thus reduce the importance of the role of Champlain.
On July 3, 2007, the City of Quebec erected an imposing monument to the memory of Pierre Dugua, through the work of 10 years of research of the historian M. Grenon, with the presence of an official delegation of Royan.
“When all seemed lost for France in America, Pierre Dugua save the Nouvelle-France. “- Jean Glénisson