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Horatio Gates – Continental Army General

Horatio Lloyd Gates (July 26, 1727{spaced ndash}April 10, 1806) was a retired British soldier who served as an American general during the Revolutionary War. He took credit for…

Henry Knox – Continental Army General

Henry Knox (July 25, 1750 – October 25, 1806) was a military officer of the Continental Army and later the United States Army, and also served as the…

John Nixon – Continental Army General

John Nixon (March 1, 1727–March 24, 1815) was an American brigadier general in the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War.He was born in Framingham, Massachusetts, on March…

Edward Stevens – Continental Army General

Major General (Virginia Militia) |unit= |commands=10th Virginia Regiment |battles=American Revolutionary WarEdward Stevens (1745 – August 17, 1820) was an officer in the American Revolutionary War and later a…

Mordecai Gist – Continental Army General

Mordecai Gist (1743–1792) was a member of a prominent Maryland family who became a general in command of the Maryland Line in the Continental Army during the American…

Ebenezer Learned – Continental Army General

Ebenezer Learned (April 18, 1728 – April 1, 1801) was a brigadier general in the American Continental Army during the Revolutionary War.==Early life and career==He was the son…

Walter Stewart – Continental Army General

Walter Stewart (1756 – 16 June 1796) was born in Ireland and began his military career as captain of a Pennsylvania infantry company at the beginning of the…

John Glover – Continental Army General

John Glover (November 5, 1732 – January 30, 1797) was an American fisherman, merchant, and military leader from Marblehead, Massachusetts, who served as a Brigadier General in the…

Charles Lee – Continental Army General

Charles Lee ({OldStyleDateDY|5 February|1732|26 January 1731} – 2 October 1782) was a British soldier who served as a General of the Continental Army during the American War of…