Richard Montgomery

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Richard Montgomery
Born 12 (1738)
Swords, Dublin, Kingdom of Ireland
Died December 31, 1775(1775-12-31) (aged 37)
Quebec City, Province of Quebec
Buried at Quebec City, Province of Quebec
(reinterred in 1818 to St. Paul's Churchyard, Manhattan, New York City)
Allegiance  Great Britain
United Colonies
Years of service  British Army (1756–1772)
Continental Army (1775)
Rank Major general
Battles/wars

Seven Years' War

Pontiac's War
American Revolutionary War

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Richard Montgomery (December 2, 1738 - December 31, 1775) was a general in the American war for independence.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Fairleigh Dickinson EDU". Retrieved September 1, 2008.