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General Burgoyne

(John Burgoyne)

1723–1792
Civilization: British — Colonies
   Field of Renown:  military — General
Era:  Foundation

British leader who surrendered with 6000 men to American forces at Saratoga.

Other Resources


Story Links
Book Links
Burgoyne's Surrender  in  Story of the Thirteen Colonies  by  Helene Guerber
Burgoyne's Campaign—Bennington and Oriskany  in  This Country of Ours  by  H. E. Marshall
Surrender of Burgoyne  in  American History Stories - II  by  Mara L. Pratt
Anecdote of Burgoyne  in  American History Stories - II  by  Mara L. Pratt
Saratoga  in  Boy's Book of Battles  by  Eric Wood


Image Links


General Burgoyne
 in Indian History for Young Folks

Burgoyne making a speech to the Indians
 in Indian History for Young Folks

The surrender of Burgoyne
 in Boys' Book of Battles