John André - Wikipedia John André (2 May 1750 – 2 October 1780) was a British Army officer hanged as a spy by the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War for assisting Benedict Arnold's attempted surrender of the fort at West Point, New York to the British.
Jean-Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur, Comte de Rochambeau, (1725-1807) [painted posthumously 1734] Marshal of France. Battles/wars: War of the Austrian Succession, Seven Years' War, American Revolutionary War, French Revolutionary Wars. played a major role in helping America win independence during the American Revolution. He served as commander-in-chief of the French Expeditionary Force which embarked from France in order to help the American Continental Army fight against British forces.
George Washington's Camp Chest
George Washington's personal camp chest, 1775-1776, England (made) used when commander of the Continental Army. Complete with all original utensils. Contains tin plates and platters, tin pots with detachable wooden handles, glass containers for condiments such as salt, pepper, and sugar, as well as knives and forks with dyed black ivory handles. The chest also contains a tinder box, candle stand, and folding gridiron. Smithsonian
A recruiting soldier beats a kettle-drum which is placed on the projecting 'cork-rump' (see BMSat 5381, &c.) of a lady who stands in profile to the right., her hands in an enormous muff. Her head-dress is similar to that of "Bunker's Hill" and "Noddle Island", see BMSat 5330, 5335: on the summit are battlements, from which project cannon surmounted by a British flag; round the erection are files of soldiers, cannon project from the loop of hair beside the face. She stands by a signpost in…
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General Sir Henry Clinton, KB (16 April 1730 – 23 December 1795) was a British army officer and politician, best known for his service as a general during the American War of Independence. First arriving in Boston in May 1775, from 1778 to 1782 he was the British Commander-in-Chief in North America. In addition to his military service, he was a Member of Parliament for many years. Late in life he was named Governor of Gibraltar, but died before assuming the post.
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