General John Burgoyne
General John Burgoyne was a general for the British Army in the Revolutionary
War, who fought in The Battle of Saratoga. He was 55-years old when he fought
in The Battle of Saratoga. Because of his attitude, he was not popular in
upstate New York. One of his major accomplishments during the battle was
when he captured Fort Ticonderoga. Although he worked very hard to lead
the British to a victory, the Americans won. He is remembered to be one
of the best generals in the battle and even considered to be the best.