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How many casualties were there in the first and second siege?

In 1745, Shirley reported losing no more than 101 men in the conflict, plus about 30 to sickness (in 1745). He reported that the French had lost about 300 plus those due to sickness. (McLennan, p.162)

According to the Louisbourg Primer:

René Chartrand has published with Osprey Books, a new work on the second siege, which is highly recommended.