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Britannica Concise

Amer. soldier and frontiersman. Born in Litchfield, Conn., he fought in the French and Indian War (1754-63), then settled in what is now Vermont. In 1770 he organized a force he called the Green Mountain Boys, which in the Amer. Revolution helped win the Battle of Ticonderoga (1775). As a volunteer with Gen. P. Schuyler's troops, he attempted to take Montreal but was captured by the British and held prisoner until 1778. He returned to Vermont, where he worked for statehood.




 


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