William Prescott


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(1726–95) Revolutionary War army officer. Prescott's military career began with a commisson in King George's War (1744-48) and continued in the French and Indian War (1754–63). In 1774 he was ...

Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.