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The Story of General Pershing

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The Story of General Pershing
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Publisher: ManyBooks
ISBN/ASIN: B000866LIQ
Number of pages: 151

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John Joseph 'Black Jack' Pershing (1860 - 1948) was a general officer in the United States Army who led the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I. Pershing is the only person to be promoted in his own lifetime to the highest rank ever held in the United States Army - General of the Armies.

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