Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Martinique” in entry french-west-indies-the of Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History:
...orts, and 1,200 regulars and colonial troops.
Major Gates (afterwards adjutant-general of the Continental army) went with Monckton as aide-de-camp, and carried 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. V...
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