1793

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Le Cap in Flames during Galbaud's attack in 1793.
Title page of a 1794 publication of Sonthonax's proclamation abolishing slavery
In 1793 Jean Kina's Corps enters British pay.

Governor-General Galbaud flees the Saint-Domingue civil war with 10,000 white refugees and 100 ships, bound for Baltimore.


January

February

  • Toussaint and troops begin fighting for Spain.

April

  • On April 11 the former Governor-General of Saint-Domingue Blanchelande is executed in Paris on the guillotine.

May

  • On May 6 General Galbaud arrives in Le Cap he had been dispatched from France to take over the command in Saint-Domingue.

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August

November