Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Gen. Phineas Lyman” in entry french-west-indies-the of Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History:
...ed to England the news of the capture of Martinique.
Richard Montgomery (afterwards a general in the Continental army) held the rank of captain in this expedition.
The colonial troops were led by Gen. Phineas Lyman .
Grenada, St. Lucia, and St. Vincent's—indeed, every island in the Caribbean group possessed by the French-fell into the hands of the English.
The French fleet was ruined, and French mercha...
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