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George smith patton jr was born on november 11, 1885, in san gabriel, california both his father and grandfather graduated from the virginia military institute (vmi) patton's grandfather was a personal student of the legendary civil war general thomas stonewall jackson, and later became the commander of the 22nd virginia infantry. George smith patton was an american military leader he began his career as a cavalry officer and later helped introduce tanks into the american army his importance to the first world war was the way he trained the 304th tank brigade. Full text and audio mp3 and video of movie patton general george s patton 3rd army speech general george smith patton, jr addresses the 3rd army. The papers of george smith patton (1885-1945) span the years 1807-1979, with the bulk of the papers concentrated from 1904 to 1945 the collection documents patton's military career, including his attendance at the united states military.
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- leadership studies on general george smith patton jr we shall attack and attack until we're exhausted and then we shall attack again- general george smith patton jr introduction 1 the two great wars in the past century was featured by a number of military leaders revered for their qualities and contributions. Home home a study of general george s patton jr's leadership style introduction a study of general george s patton, jr is in deed very interesting gen patton's principles for life. The wit & wisdom of general george s patton has 21 ratings and 1 review introduction soldier's testament patton's letter to his son on d-day george smith. 1946 biography of general patton preface: this book is not an official biography of general george smith patton, jr it is an interpretative study of an american who typifies in his career and personality a phase of history which has just ended with the last of what we may come to know as the gunpowder wars. Among the speakers will be robert patton, son of joanne holbrook patton and the late major gen george smith patton iv robert patton is the grandson of famed world war ii gen george s patton.
One of the most complicated military men of all time, general george smith patton, jr was born november 11, 1885 in san gabriel, california he was known for carrying pistols with ivory handles and his intemperate manner, and is regarded as one of the most successful united states field commanders of any war. George smith patton is the third of that name, grandfather to father, father to son, but was always referred to as junior that is the way the military did it, and that is the way it is both he and his father used junior. George s patton sr's wiki: col george smith patton sr (june 26, 1833 - september 25, 1864) was a confederate colonel during the american civil war he was the grandfather of world war ii general george s pattonearly lifegeorge smith patton was born june 26, 1833 in fredericksbu.
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