Alexander Lindsay, 6th Earl of Balcarres
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Alexander Lindsay, 6th Earl of Balcarres

Alexander Lindsay (1752-1825) was a major commanding the 53rd Regiment of the Light Infantry of the British army, under the command of General Burgoyne, during the American Revolution.  He surrendered to the American forces October 17, 1777, along with General Burgoyne, at the battle of Saratoga.

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