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Ulysses S. Grant - Wikipedia

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Ulysses S. Grant was the 18th President of the United States (1869–77). As Commanding General of the United States Army (1864–69), Grant .... His nickname became "Sam" among ar...

Ulysses S. Grant - U.S. President, General - Biography.com

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Jul 11, 2016 ... Originally: Hiram Ulysses Grant; Nickname: "U.S. Grant" ... Ulysses S. Grant served as U.S. general and commander of the Union armies during ...

Ulysses S. Grant - Civil War Trust

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Civil War Trust's biography of Union Civil War General-in-Chief Ulysses S. Grant. ... western Tennessee won him the nickname “Unconditional Surrender” Grant, ...

What does the 'S' in Ulysses S. Grant stand for? | New-York ...

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Apr 9, 2014 ... The nickname stuck, and Grant continued to live up to it, until finally, on .... Ely S. Parker, a Seneca Indian who was serving as General Ulysses.

Ulysses S. Grant | HistoryNet

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Lieutenant General in command of all Union Armies ... North as "Unconditional Surrender Grant"—a nickname inspired in part by his initials, ... Shiloh showed Lincoln Grant was a general who fought, even under facing adverse circumstances.

10 Things You May Not Know About Ulysses S. Grant - History in the ...

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Jul 23, 2015 ... One of the most influential Americans of the 19th century, Grant led ... future general's name as “Ulysses S. Grant” when he nominated him to ...

10 Interesting Facts About Ulysses S. Grant

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View 10 interesting facts you may not have known about Ulysses S. Grant, the ... Ulysses adopted the initial S. and was given the nickname “Sam” by some of his  ...

Ulysses S. Grant: The Butcher? Part I - Historum - History Forums

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Mar 20, 2013 ... It's a common perception that U.S. Grant was a clumsy commander ... A butcher would be a general, who either through gross negligence or ...

Ulysses S. Grant: Life Before the Presidency—Miller Center

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Hiram Ulysses Grant was born on April 27, 1822, in Point Pleasant, Ohio. He was .... of an entire Confederate force, earning a nickname, "Unconditional Surrender" Grant. ... In early 1864, President Lincoln named Grant lieutenant general and ...

ULYSSES S. GRANT HOMEPAGE - Facts About Grant

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Some of the basic facts about Ulysses S. Grant. ... GRANT THE GENERAL ... whom she addressed with a large assortment of nicknames, including Dodo, Dode, ...