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Patton, George S. (1885–1945)

Martin Blumenson

in The Oxford Companion to American Military History

Published in print January 2000 | ISBN: 9780195071986
Published online January 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780199891061
Patton, George S. (1885–1945)

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(1885–1945), U.S. Army general.

A charismatic and flamboyant aristocrat, Patton excelled in training and leading soldiers into battle,

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Subjects: Military History

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