McClellan, George B(rinton)

 (1826–1865) American general and politician.

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  • McClellan, George B(rinton) — born Dec. 3, 1826, Philadelphia, Pa., U.S. died Oct. 29, 1885, Orange, N.J. U.S. Army officer. After graduating from West Point, he served in the Mexican War and then returned to West Point to teach military engineering. In 1855–56 he undertook a …   Universalium

  • McClellan, George B(rinton) — (3 dic. 1826, Filadelfia, Pa., EE.UU.–29 oct. 1885, Orange, N.J.). Oficial de ejército estadounidense. Cuando egresó de West Point, prestó servicios en la guerra mexicano estadounidense, luego regresó a West Point a enseñar ingeniería militar. En …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • George — George, David Lloyd George, Henry George, Pierre George, Stefan * * * (as used in expressions) Aberdeen, George Hamilton Gordon, 4 conde de George William Russell Akerlof, George A. Alexander, Harold (Rupert Leofric George) Alexander, 1 conde… …   Enciclopedia Universal

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