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 (brăd′ək), Edward 1695-1755.
British general in America during the French and Indian War. He was mortally wounded during his unsuccessful expedition against Fort Duquesne (now Pittsburgh).


(ˈbræd ək)

Edward, 1695–1755, British general in America.
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Narrator C: In 1755, the British send General Edward Braddock to Virginia.
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