Of course the reason why he wanted to become a hero is that his family was a military family and he wanted to be like them (The Official, Bio). Patton’s ancestors and relatives fought in the Revolutionary War, Civil War, and the Mexican War (The Official, Bio). Patton started his military career in 1902 when he wrote to Senator Thomas R. Brad for appointment to the US Military Academy (General George). With a fear of not passing the exam to enter the Academy, because of not doing well in reading and writing, he applied to other university’s that offered Reserve Officer’s Training... ... middle of paper ... ... incident, he ordered Patton to apologize, Patton did apologize and they found out the soldier had malaria, which explains why his nerves were acting up (Jones, Taylor). Works Cited "General George S. Patton’s Military Career – Through WWI."
Though he grew up in Normandy and spoke with a delicate French accent (Bio.com). Violence plagued his early reign, but with the help of King Henry I, he made it through his early years (Bio.com). He never spoke English but he was illiterate, but he had a big influence on the English Language (Bio.com). William ruled England until his death (September 9, 1087) in Rouen France (Bio.com). When he was being brought he became a brilliant military leader.