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Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis KG, PC (31 December 1738 – 5 October 1805), styled Viscount Brome between 1753 and 1762 and known as The ...


Charles Cornwallis led several successful early campaigns during the American Revolution, securing British victories at New York, Brandywine and Camden.


Though he probably is known best as the British general who lost the American colonies, Lord Charles Cornwallis was actually quite a remarkable man.


The role of Charles Cornwallis in the history of the United States of America.


Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess and 2nd Earl Cornwallis: British soldier and statesman, probably best known for his defeat at Yorktown, Virginia, in the last ...


In his own country, Charles Cornwallis is known as a hero ... but to Americans he is remembered only for his surrender of Yorktown, the final battle of the ...


Lieutenant General Lord Charles Cornwallis 1st Marquis, Governor-General of India, Viceroy of Ireland, was born on December 31st, 1737, New Year's Eve.


Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis (1738-1805), was a British soldier and statesman. Although remembered best because of his defeat at Yorktown in  ...


Lord Charles Cornwallis was a distinguished British general. He served in the Seven Years War, was second-in-command in the American Revolution,...