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|The battle of New York ( the 19th century wars)|
|Part of The American Revolution|
| Citizens of New York
The national guard
| Swiss guards
French revolutionary army
|Commanders and leaders|
|Capt. Christopher Going||Maximilien Robespierre|
| New York militia
National guards rifles
| French fusiliers
| 13,000 militiamen
20,000 National guardsmen
| 5.000 French
|Casualties and losses|
| 1,000 Militiamen
5,000 National guardsmen
| 4,000 French
The Second Battle of New York
On The morning of July 4th a National guard army led by Capt. Christopher going marched on to New York looking to reclaim the city and drive the French out once they reached the outskirts of the city the national guard attacked a French patrol killing most of them but one escaped and informed Robespierre of the attacking army in response Robespierre sends the Swiss guard to crush the Americans the Swiss guard reaches the American army and the two armies battle but the Swiss are outnumbered and are forced to fall back to the city the citizens seeing this as their chance to free their city rebelled against the French army forcing the French army to fall back to the State house.
The attack on the Statehouse
The revolutionaries soon marched on to the State house the national guard demanded the garrison to surrender but Robespierre's troops refused the revolutionaries then proceeded to attack the building the Franco-Swiss troops tried to hold them back but most were mercilessly killed by the revolutionaries and was pushed back to the main office where Robespierre soon surrendered.
The American national convention sentenced Robespierre to death for the crimes he committed in New York the next day he was executed in New York the next day the French national covention reconized the United States as a independent country and withdrew the remaining French forces.