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American Revolution (the British side)

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  • Lt-Col Donald Macpherson (1755 - d.)
    Lt-Col Donald Macpherson of Gaskmore[citation needed] and Kingston was an army officer who fought in the American Revolution, the War of 1812 and who raised a regiment of Clansmen from Scotland at hi...
  • Duncan Macpherson of Cluny Macpherson, 13th Chief (1748 - 1817)
    Duncan Macpherson (1748-1817) continued his education on the continent, and had become a captain in the British army by the time he was 23, eventually serving with the 63rd Regiment of Foot in the Amer...
  • John Creighton (1721 - 1807)
    ) John Creighton (1721 – November 8, 1807) was one of the founding fathers of Lunenburg, Nova Scotia. He led the settlement through the tubulent times of Father Le Loutre's War, the French and Indian...
  • Hibbert Newton Binney (1766 - 1842)
    Hibbert Newton Binney (1766–1842) was a soldier in the Royal Nova Scotia Volunteer Regiment in the American Revolution. He became a member of the Nova Scotia Council. He was also a painter who create...
  • Joshua Upham (1741 - 1808)
    Joshua Upham was a Supreme Court Justice of New Brunswick, Canada. He was born in Brookfield, MA in 1741 and died in England in 1808. Joshua Upham (November 3, 1741 – November 1, 1808) was a lawyer...

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A list of participants (on both sides) is included in the linked document:

Military leadership in the American Revolutionary War

Most of us think of the American Revolution just concentrated on what became the continental U.S., but the Caribbean-West Indies plays a major part! At the end of the war, quite a few Blacks who fought with the British were transferred to Caribbean islands.

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Commanders

Military and Militia Units

Links and References

• The Revolutionary War in the Hackensack Valley ~ The Jersey Dutch and the Neutral Ground - Adrien C. Leiby (1962) (1980) (1992) ISBN: 0-8135-0898-3

• Father Knickerbocker Rebels ~ New York City During the Revolution - Thomas Jefferson Wertenbacker (1948)

Confiscation of Property in Pennsylvania