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James Gabriel Montresor

(1702—1776) military engineer


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(1702–76) British military engineer, born in Fort William, Scotland. Montrésor was chief engineer in North America (1754–60) during the French and Indian War (1754–63) who achieved a solid record as designer and constructor of military works.

From The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Warfare and Defence.


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