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Commander-in-Chief, North America - Wikipedia


For the Navy see Commander-in-Chief, North American Station. The office of Commander-in-Chief, North America was a military position of the British Army.

British Army in North America - Dictionary definition of British Army in ...


Setback and defeat in 1757 marked the nadir of British fortune. James Abercromby's appointment as commander in chief in North America in early 1758 brought ...

War of the American Revolution 1775 to 1783 - British Battles


On the outbreak of the war the American colonies were, from North to South; New .... Major General Clinton succeeded Howe as British commander in America.

American Revolution History - History (history.com)


Find out more about the history of American Revolution History, including videos, ... of Great Britain's 13 North American colonies and the colonial government, which ... to form a Continental Army, with Washington as its commander in chief.

American Revolution | United States history | Britannica.com


Sep 21, 2015 ... Thomas Gage, the commander of all British troops in North America. At Gage's headquarters in Boston, he had four regiments—perhaps 4,000 ...

World War II: The North African Campaign - The Atlantic


Sep 4, 2011 ... Two British tank officers, somewhere in the North African War Zone, on .... right, commander-in-chief in North Africa, jokes with four American ...

The American Revolutionary War


Lieutenant General Thomas Gage, the British North American commander-in chief had commanded four regiments of British regulars of about 4,000 men.

World War II: North Africa Campaign | HistoryNet


Following the British successes in North Africa, Prime Minister Winston Churchill ..... After the American debacle at Kasserine Pass, command of the U.S. II Corps ...

The Patriot Resource: British Army Commanders in North America ...


Resigned following Bunker Hill, but remained in command until October 10, 1775 . Maj. General Sir William Howe (1775-1778) - Replaced General Gage on ...

Washington and the French & Indian War · George Washington's ...


It ended with the fall of Fort Duquesne to the combined British and colonial forces . He was a ... of Canada and to command French forces in North America.