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Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis KG, PC (31 December 1738 – 5 October 1805), ..... Cornwallis also retained the confidence of King George III and the government of the earl of Shelburne, but he was placed in a financially ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Cornwallis-West

Major George Frederick Myddleton Cornwallis-West (14 November 1874 – 1 April 1951) was a British officer of the Scots Guards. George Cornwallis-West was ...

www.historyisfun.org/sites/yorktown-chronicles/history/cornwallis.htm

An educated aristocrat with military and political experience, Lord Cornwallis served King George III and Britain as one of the leading generals of the ...

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Oct 27, 2009 ... This American victory and Cornwallis' surrender of his troops to George Washington was the final major conflict of the American Revolution.

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When George Washington led a successful surprise attack at the Battle of Trenton on December 26th of 1776 Cornwallis had to cancel plans for a trip back to ...

www.britannica.com/biography/Charles-Cornwallis-1st-Marquess-and-2nd-Earl-Cornwallis

Cornwallis was possibly the most capable British general in. ... Late in 1776 he drove General George Washington's patriot forces out of New Jersey, but early in  ...

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General Lord Charles Cornwallis sent Washington a letter asking for terms of surrender on October 17, 1781, which Washington acknowledged the same day  ...

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However, George Washington struck back at Trenton, New Jersey—much to the shock and chagrin of Cornwallis—with a surprise attack on the Hessian troops ...

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The role of Charles Cornwallis in the history of the United States of America. ... of 1776, then assisted in the pursuit of George Washington across New Jersey.