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    General George S. Patton

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    General George S. Patton Soldier, General, Pilot, Athlete, Father, Gun Owner, Hero, Legend UNLIKE many war heroes who had no intention of ever becoming famous, George Patton decided during childhood that his goal in life was to be a hero. This noble aim was first inspired by listening to his father read aloud for hours about the exploits of the heroes of ancient Greece. Homer's Iliad and Odyssey were particular favourites of young Georgie, who could recite lines from both texts long before he

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    General George S. Patton

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    quote was said by the mighty General George S. Patton, and the quote also sums up his personality. Patton was a man with a family tree of fighters. In about every war the U.S. has been in before World War I, Patton’s family was there to fight. Before World War I, Patton had experience fighting and trying to find Poncho Villa, in Mexico. After the Villa thing, Patton served in World War I, as amazing tank commander against the Central Powers. Since Patton has gotten familiar with warfare, he put his

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    General George S. Patton

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    Patton was hoping to lead the Allied invasion of Normandy, but he instead was given command of the fictitious force that is supposed to invade Pas de Calais, France, as a distraction for the Normandy invasion (George S. Patton).Once the Normandy Invasion happened, Patton was given the command of the Third army and led them in the late stages of Operation Cobra (Jones, Taylor). Operation Cobra consisted of the Third army simultaneously attacking West, South, East toward Seine, and North (Jones, Taylor)

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    George S Patton Leaders

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    Leader of the Third Army George S. Patton Purple Heart recipient George S. Patton, leader of the third army during world war two will go down as one of the greatest Generals in history for the hundreds of years to come setting an example of honorable and lion-hearted leading on and off the battlefield. The Strong stone faced man born on November 11th 1885 in San Gabriel California would go onto lead a life time of greatness. As an Olympic athlete General Patton always strived to maintain a strong

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    George S. Patton Jr.; born November 11th 1885 in San Gabriel California was born into a family of long military service. Over the course of his life he would follow this tradition and become a driving force of the allied victory in World War II. He was also a descendent of the revolutionary war brigadier general Hugh Mercer. Some family also fought for the confederacy. Along his adventures as a child he found an old confederate raider by the name of John S. Mosby. He told Patton old war stories and

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    Leadership Analysis of George S. Patton, Jr. Chase W. Seegmiller Western Kentucky University Introduction As said by Old Blood and Guts himself, Almighty and most merciful Father, we humbly beseech Thee, of Thy great goodness, to restrain the immoderate rains with which we have had to contend. Grant us fair weather for Battle. Graciously hearken to us as soldiers who call Thee that, armed with Thy power, we may advance from victory to victory, and crush to oppression and wickedness or our

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    George S. Patton was born on November 11, 1885. Since Patton was born, he always wanted to be in the army and became a war hero because he was a descended of Brigadier General Hugh Mercer and several other relatives fought in the Civil War. Also, Patton met former Confederate raider John S. Mosby. To became a war hero, Patton went to Virginia Military Institute in 1904. In 1905, Patton went to U.S. Military Academy at West Point and he graduated from there on June 11, 1909. After he graduated from

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    Pearl Harbor

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    Pearl Harbor After Japan’s attack on Pearl Harbor, the United States joined the Allies and became a crucial element to an Allied victory. Though strategy was initially aimed at crushing Hitler and the Nazis, Allied forces persevered for years on different continents, with different leaders, and with varied objectives. Eventually, anything was being said, done, or invented in order to lessen the strength of the opposing forces - not just Germany. Many of the Allies’ attacks, particularly those

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    General George S. Patton Jr.’s military life, career and achievements will forever be known as an incredible legacy in American history. Patton was known as the most flamboyant Allied leader of World War II. Patton was very skilled with tank warfare. He was known for carrying around pistols with ivory handles, and is said to be one of the most successful commanders of all time. He continually trained his troops to the highest standard of excellence while giving speeches to motivate them to fight

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    General George Smith Patton Jr. General George Smith Patton Jr. is one of the most interesting military men in the History of the United States. He was born on November 11, 1885 in San Gabriel, California and is known as one of the most successful US commanders in any war. During his childhood Patton’s inspiration and personal goal in life was to be a hero of war. Apparently, it may have been in his genes, as several of his ancestors had fought in many wars before him to include the Revolutionary

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