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This character page is on a person who is mentioned in Hamilton, but is not portrayed onstage by a cast member.

Rochambeau, full title Jean-Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur, comte de Rochambeau, was a French general who, along with general Marquis de Lafayette, played a crucial role in the series of victories by the Thirteen Colonies during the American Revolution against Great Britain. As a Lieutenant Colonel during the American Revolution, Rochambeau commanded as many as 7,000 troops against the oncoming force of the British army.

Song References Edit

"We rendezvous with Rochambeau, consolidate their gifts "
— George Washington, "Guns And Ships"
"The code word is ‘Rochambeau,’ dig me?
Rochambeau!
"
— Alexander Hamilton, "Yorktown (The World Turned Upside Down)"