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As it turned out, the Bahamas were returned to Britain in the treaty. Uniform: none known, but Deveaux was careful to place those of his men who had uniforms - probably red - in prominent view. Barbadian Rangers Company raised in Barbados under Capt Timothy Thornhill from July 24, 1781, to serve in the Leeward Islands for the duration of the war, and to be sent to St Lucia once completed. In October, Lord Germain wrote from London that once this company had reached 100 men it should be sent to garrison the Dutch colonies of Essequibo and Demerara while further companies were raised.
Donkin, inquired to Lord Amherst about having distinctive insignia on its "Colours, painting drums, buttons ... ," but no reply seems to have been made, and the matter probably went no further (WO 34/174). Independent Companies (Mosquito Coast) Two companies under Capts Davis and Park formed at Bluefields in present-day Belize in March 1781, from the remnants of several otherJamaican and Mosquito Coast provincial units. They seem later to have been amalgamated into Odell's Loyal American Rangers.
The blue facings are mentioned in December 1780, when a runaway slave from Capt John Collet's company took "2 green coats turned up with blue, yellow buttons and a gold epaulette" (South Carolina Gazette, December 1780) - so the unit may also have had green coats. By the last year of the war Wiederhold's 1783 Ms Almanack listed its uniform as being red coats faced with green, with gold buttons for officers. " This agrees with It Munson Hoy's surviving coat in the Connecticut Historical Society, which is scarlet with dark blue collar, cuffs and lapels, white turnbacks, gold buttons and lace.
American Loyalist Troops 1775-84 (Men-at-Arms #450) by René Chartrand