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IX. No perfon fhall be plundered or infulted, on account of the opinions he has hitherto profeffed.
Answer. Agreed to.
X. Two vellels of the Republic, lying in the harbour, fhall be granted to the agent of the Executive Directory, to ferve as covered boats. The crews of thefe two veffels' fhall, however, be confidered as prifoners of war.
Answer. Refufed; but every accommodation that can be defired by the agent general of the Executive Directory fhall be granted.
XI. The inhabitants, of every colour, fhall be allowed to return immediately to their refpective homes, without infult or molestation.
Anfwer. Agreed to.
XII. The fick and wounded of the garrifon fhall be taken care of in the fame manner as the English, and, on their recovery, shall be en- • titled to the fame terms as the other prifoners.
Anfwer. Agreed to.
XIII. All the articles of this capitulation fhall be faithfully and ftrictly obferved by both parties. Anfwer. Agreed to.
Proper officers to be named by the agent general and commander in chief, to take the neceffary orders for the furrender of Gros Iflets, Souffriere, and Vieux Fort, and other pofts that may be occupied in the ifland. The means of conveyance fhall be found for the faid officers. Stores and provifions of all kinds to be delivered by the French commiffaries to the British commiffaries authorized to receive them on the furrender of the different pofts. (Signed)
Morne Duchaffeaux, St. Lucia, May 25, 1796.
Return of the killed, wounded, and miffing, in the Island of St. Lucia, from the 28th of April to the 24th of May inclufive.
At the attack of Morne Chabot, the 28th of April, 1796.
53d Regiment-1 ferjeant, 12 rank and file, killed; I captain, 2 lieutenants, 2 ferjeants, 44 rank and file, wounded; I drummer, 8 rank and file, miffing.
Attack at the Out Pofts, the 1ft of May.
Battalion of grenadiers-5 rank and file killed. 48th Regiment-1 rank and file killed.
York Rangers-1 captain, 4 rank and file killed.
Battalion of grenadiers-1 major, 1 lieutenant, 15 rank and, file wounded.
48th Regiment-1 captain, 1 ferjeant, 10 rank and file, wounded. York Rangers-1 captain, 8 rank and file, wounded.
Attack upon the Enemy's Batteries, the 3d of May.
28th Regiment-3 rank and file killed,
44th Regiment4.rank and file killed.
28th Regiment-3 lieutentants, 15 rank and file, wounded. 42d Regiment lieutenant, 4 rank and file, wounded. 44th Regiment-2 captains, 1 lieutentant, 17 rank and file wounded. 57th Regiment-1 ferjeant, 8 rank and file, wounded. Lieutenant-colonel Malcolm's corps-1 lieutenant-colonel, 2 rank and file, wounded.
14th Regiment-5 rank and file, miffing.
44th Regiment-1 lieutenant, 16 rank and file, miffing. Lieutenant-colonel Malcolm's corps—2 captains, 1 lieutenant, 7 rank and file miffing.
Attack upon the Vigie, the 17th of May.
38th Regiment-1 lieutenant killed.
31ft Regiment-2 lieutenant-colonels, 2 captains, 2 lieutenants, & ferjeants, I drummer, 101 rank and file, wounded.
48th Regiment-2 rank and file, wounded.
31ft Regiment-2 captains, 2 ferjeants, 61 rank and file miffing.
Attack at Ferrand's, the 17th of May.
Royal Etrangers—1 rank and file killed.
Lowenftein's corps-1 captain, 1 enfign, 9 rank and file, wounded. Royal Etrangers—1 captain, 1 enfigu, 2 ferjeants, 12 rank and file, wounded.
Lowenftein's corps-1 ferjeant, 11 rank and file miffing.
Attack upon the Enemy's advanced Pofis at Morne Fortune, the 24th of May.
27th Regiment-1 major, 22 rank and file, killed.
48th Regiment-2 rank and file killed.
Royal Engineers-1 lieutenant wounded.
Royal Artificers-2 rank and file wounded.
27th Regiment-1 major, 2 captains, 3 lieutenants, 1 enfign, I ferjeant, 64 rank and file wounded.
48th Regiment-4 rank and file wounded.
York Rangers-8 rank and file wounded.
At different attacks from Morne Petit, from the 3d to the 24th of May.
27th Regiment-i rank and file killed. - 28th Regiment—1 rank and file killed. 44th Regiment-1 rank and file killed. 28th Regiment-1 rank and file wounded. York Fuzileers-4 rank and file wounded.
Total-1 major, 1 captain, 1 lieutenant, 1 ferjeant, 62 rank and file, killed; 3 lieutenant-colonels, 2 majors, 12 captains, 14 lieutenants, 3 enfigns, 14 ferjeants, 1 drummer, 329 rank and file, wounded; 4 captains, 2 lieutenants, 3 ferjeants, i drummer, 112 rank and file, miffing.
Names of Officers killed, wounded, and mifing.
Major Knevitt Wilfon, of the 27th Regiment; Captain Kerr, of the York Rangers; Lieutenant Nuttall, of the 38th regiment.
Lieutenant-colonel Malcolm, (fince dead.)
Lieutenant-colonels Hay and Arbuthnot, of the 31ft regiment. Major Napier, of the 63d regiment; and Major R. H. Malcolm, of the 27th regiment.
Captains Stewart, of the 53d regiment; Coghlan, of the 1st West India regiment, attached to the 48th; Baker, of the York Rangers; Henry Coxe, of the 14th regiment; Johnstone and Tuffie, of the 44th regiment; Murray and Sauvrell, of the 31ft reigment; Louifendhalle, of Lowenftein's; William Gillman and Alexander Dunlop, of the 27th regiment; and Bariac, of the Royal Etrangers.
Lieutenants Collins and Carmichael, of the 53d regiment; Torrens, of the 63d reigment; W. F. Dalton, J. Grady, (mortally) and William Irvine, of the 28th regiment; Gregory, (dangerously) of the 44th regiment; Frazer, of the 42d regiment; Hackflaw and Sullivan, of the 31ft regiment; Ch. Sillery, Sampfon Le Mefurier, and George Elliot of the 27th regiment; and Fletcher, of the Royal Engineers.
Enfigns Chirion, of Lowenftein's; De Courtray, of the Royal Etrangers; and George Milligan, (fince dead) of the 27th regiment. Quarter-mafter John Struthers, of the 27th regiment, flightly wounded, and not included above.
Captain Loriac and another captain, of Malcolm's corps, both fince returned.
Captains Johnston and Walker, of the 31ft regiment, fince found to be dead.
Two lieutenants, of Malcolm's corps, fince returned.
Return of Ordnance, Ammunition, and Stores, captured on the Island of
St. Lucia, May 27, 1796.
At MORNE FORTUNE.
5 Six pounders, ferviceable.
2 Four pounders, (French) ferviceable
2 One pounders, (English) ferviceable
1 One pounder, (French) ferviceable
1 Thirteen-inch mortar, unferviceable
3 Eight and half inch mortars, (French) ferviceable
1 Five and half inch mortar, ferviceable; 1 ditto, unferviceable
1 Four two-fifths inch mortars, ferviceable
2 Six-inch howitzers, (French) ferviceable
Iron Ordnance, ferviceable.
9 Thirty-fix pounders, (French)
1 Engine for drawing fuzees, ferviceable
25 Dozen of portfires, ferviceable
37 Barrels of powder, (French) 200lb. each barrel
800 Mufkets, ferviceable; 609 ditto, reparable; 147 ditto, unfer
730 Bayonets, ferviceable
340 Cartouches with belts, ferviceable; 521 ditto, unferviceable 20000 Mufket cartridges, (French) ferviceable 6500 Ditto, (English) ferviceable
Icoo Mufket flints, ferviceable
20 Swords, ferviceable: 13 ditto, unferviceable
1 Six pounder, ferviceable.
1 Eighteen pounder, ferviceable 3 Twelve pounders, (1 fpiked)
Four and half pounder swivel, ferviceable 2 Thirteen inch mortars (spiked)
At PIDGEON ISLAND.
1 Iron twenty-fix pounder, on standing carriage, (French) ferviceable
7 Iron twenty-four pounders, on ftanding carriages, ferviceable
2 Brafs four pounders, on standing carriages, (French) ferviceable 2 Brats thirteen inch mortars, on standing carriages, (French) unferviceable
Iron half pounder fwivels, ferviceable; 2 ditto, unferviceable 50 Twenty-fix pounder round fhot
500 Twenty-four pounder round fhot 70 Four pounder round flot
44 Mufkets, (English) ferviceable
29 Mufkets, (French) ferviceable; 40 ditto, unferviceable
48 Bayonets, (English) ferviceable
37 Bayonets, (French) ferviceable
52 Cartouch boxes, (English) unferviceable
31 Cartouch boxes, (French) unferviceable
109 Thirteen inch fuzees, (French) unferviceable
N. B. About 6 or 7 cwt. of powder in cafks, and cartridges badly filled.
In this return the ordnance and ftores on the Souffriere and Vieux Fort, &c. are not included, no returns having been received from thence. A more particular return will be sent by the next conveyance.
VAUG. LLOYD, Brig. Gen. Colonel
LEWIS HAY, Commanding Royal
Admiralty-Office, July 4, 1796.
DISPATCHES, of which the following are copies, have been received at this office by Evan Nepean, Esq,
Copy of a Letter from Captain Parr, of his Majefty's Ship Malabar, to Rear-admiral Sir H. C. Chriftian, K. B. dated off Demerary, May 13, 1796; tranfmitted by the Rear-admiral to Mr. Nepean.
I HAVE the pleasure to inform you, that the colony of Berbice accepted the fame terms granted to Demerary on the 2d inftant, which I enclose to you; and have the honour to remain, with great respect, &c. &c. &c.