Definition of Meade, George in English:

Meade, George

proper noun

  • (1815–72), US army officer; born in Spain to American parents; full name George Gordon Meade. A veteran of the Mexican War, he commanded the Army of the Potomac 1863–65 during the Civil War. He is most noted for his victory at Gettysburg in 1863.

Pronunciation

Meade, George

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