Military Subjects: Organization, Strategy & Tactics

King George’s Martinien: Losses and Senior Officer Casualties in the British Army 1793 to 1815 -- West Indies – 1808 to 1810

By Steve Brown

RELIEF OF MARIE-GALANTE (Guadeloupe) – 19 August to 3 September 1808

 Regiment

Killed

Wounded

Missing

Senior Officer Casualties

Off

OR

Off

OR

Off

OR

Killed

Wounded

1st West India Regiment

-

-

1

2

-

-

   

Total

-

-

1

2

-

-

   

MORNE BRUNEAU (Martinique) – 1 February 1809

 Regiment

Killed

Wounded

Missing

Senior Officer Casualties

Off

OR

Off

OR

Off

OR

Killed

Wounded

Combined Light Battalion

-

11

3

33

-

3

   

1/7th Foot

1

9

-

59

-

4

   

1/23rd Foot

-

15

-

81

-

6

   

1st West India Regiment

-

1

-

19

1

-

   

Total

1

36

3

192

1

13

   

HEIGHTS OF SURIREY (Martinique) – 2 February 1809

 Regiment

Killed

Wounded

Missing

Senior Officer Casualties

Off

OR

Off

OR

Off

OR

Killed

Wounded

Combined Light Battalion

1

15

2

38

-

-

   

1/7th Foot

-

21

3

60

-

3

   

1/8th Foot

1

4

-

13

-

-

   

1/23rd Foot

-

4

-

20

-

1

   

1st West India Regiment

-

1

-

-

-

-

   

Total

2

45

5

131

-

4

   

CAPTURE OF MARTINIQUE (FORT ROYAL) – 24 February 1809*

 Regiment

Killed

Wounded

Missing

Senior Officer Casualties

Off

OR

Off

OR

Off

OR

Killed

Wounded

Combined Light Battalion

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

Maj Archibald Campbell (RWIR)

1/7th Foot

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

Lt Col Edward Michael Pakenham

1/8th Foot

-

-

-

-

-

-

Maj Maxwell

 

1/23rd Foot

-

-

-

-

-

-

   

90th Foot

-

8

2

31

-

-

   

1st West India Regiment

-

-

-

-

-

-

   

Total

-

8

2

31

-

-

   

* Battle Honour also awarded to 13th, 15th, 25th, 60th and 63rd Foot.

CAPTURE OF THE SAINTS – 14 to 17 April 1809

 Regiment

Killed

Wounded

Missing

Senior Officer Casualties

Off

OR

Off

OR

Off

OR

Killed

Wounded

3/60th Foot

1

1

1

16

-

-

   

York Light Infantry Volunteers

-

-

-

3

-

-

   

Royal York Rangers

-

1

1

24

-

-

 

Maj Patrick Henderson

3rd West India Regiment

-

1

-

15

-

1

   

8th West India Regiment

1

1

1

7

-

-

   

Total

2

4

3

65

-

1

   

CAPTURE OF GUADELOUPE – 9 February 1810

 Regiment

Killed

Wounded

Missing

Senior Officer Casualties

Off

OR

Off

OR

Off

OR

Killed

Wounded

Staff

-

-

2

-

-

-

   

Royal Artillery

-

-

-

1

-

-

   

1/1st Foot

-

3

-

13

-

-

   

13th Foot

-

1

-

5

-

-

   

1/15th Foot

-

-

1

-

-

-

   

1/25th Foot

-

-

-

-

-

-

   

46th Foot

-

3

-

8

-

-

   

2/60th Foot

-

3

-

6

-

-

   

4/60th Foot

-

1

2

5

-

1

   

1/63rd Foot

-

-

-

1

-

-

   

70th Foot

-

-

-

-

-

-

   

1/90th Foot

-

-

-

-

-

-

   

1/96th Foot

-

2

-

9

-

-

   

Royal York Rangers

4

27

5

77

-

5

 

Maj Patrick Henderson

Royal West India Rangers

-

1

-

24

-

-

   

York Light Infantry Volunteers

-

-

-

1

-

-

   

1st West India Regiment

-

2

1

9

-

-

   

3rd West India Regiment

-

1

2

48

-

-

   

4th West India Regiment

-

4

1

27

-

1

   

Total

4

48

14

234

-

-

   


Placed on the Napoleon Series: August 2010

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