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Thomas gage (10 march 1718/19 – 2 april 1787) was a british general best known for his many years of service in north america, including his role as military commander in the early days. Thomas gage was a british general known for his service in the french and indian war and the revolutionary war the second son of a viscount, he was born in 1719 or 1720 in england. In october, general gage was recalled to london george washington to thomas gage, 12 april 1758 (requesting a recommendation to general forbes. Brief biography of thomas gage in the american revolution. Thomas gage military (1721 — 2-apr-1787) subject of books john richard alden general gage in america: being principally a history of his role in the american revolution louisiana state.
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