James B. McPherson

Military Commander

1828 – 1864

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Who was James B. McPherson?

James Birdseye McPherson was a career United States Army officer who served as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He was killed at the Battle of Atlanta, the second highest ranking Union officer killed during the war.

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Born
Nov 14, 1828
Clyde
Also known as
  • James McPherson
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • United States Military Academy
Lived in
  • Ohio
Died
Jul 22, 1864
Atlanta

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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