The Battle of Long Island happened on Tuesday, August 27,1776 in Long Island, New York. There were many leaders or generals in both Great Britain and the US Colonies. Great Britain had the leaders Lord Charles Cornwallis, Sir Henry Clinton, and last but not least, Sir William Howe. The US Colonies had the leaders General George Washington, Israel Putnam, and William Alexander.
Great Britain's casualties: Force:20000 Killed:64 Wounded:293 Captured: 31.
The US Colonies casualties: Force:10000 Killed:300 Wounded:800 Captured:1000