Number of British Soldiers in Revolutionary War
How many British soldiers were in the American Revolutionary War?
Up to 57,000.
When the American Revolutionary War broke out in 1775, Great Britain had 8,580 troops stationed in America. By the war’â„¢s end a total of 57,000 British troops had been stationed to America and the West Indies. This is according to the book British Army in North America published by Osprey Publishing in 1997.