Gabriel, Michael P. Major General Richard Montgomery: The Making of an American Hero. Madison, NJ : London: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press ; Associated University Press, 2002.
Shelton, Hal T. General Richard Montgomery and the American Revolution: From Redcoat to Rebel. New York: New York University Press, 1994.
Memoirs and Papers
Richard Montgomery papers, Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library.
Richard Montomergy Last Will and Testiment
Montgomery’s remains were transported from Quebec City to New York City for final burial in the St. Paul’s Church in lower Manhatten, New York City. Legend has it that Montgomery’s wife, Janet witnessed the boat sailing down the Hudson from Quebec City with her husband’s remains on the way to his final resting place.
Pierre L’Enfant designed a wood enclosure which his the backside of the monument inside the church.