Irish-born soldier in the British Army, later in the American Continental Army
Richard Montgomery (December 2, 1738 - December 31, 1775) was a general in the American war for independence.
Swords, Dublin, Kingdom of Ireland
|Died||December 31, 1775 (aged 37)|
Quebec City, Province of Quebec
|Buried at||Quebec City, Province of Quebec|
(reinterred in 1818 to St. Paul's Churchyard, Manhattan, New York City)
|Allegiance|| Great Britain|
|Years of service|| British Army (1756–1772)|
Continental Army (1775)
|Battles/wars||Seven Years' War|
- "Fairleigh Dickinson EDU". Retrieved September 1, 2008.