Comte de Rochambeau

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Noun1.Comte de Rochambeau - French general who commanded French troops in the American Revolution, notably at Yorktown (1725-1807)Comte de Rochambeau - French general who commanded French troops in the American Revolution, notably at Yorktown (1725-1807)
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With his loyal French subordinate Lieutenant General Jean-Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur, Comte de Rochambeau, Washington personally supervised the discharge of the stocks from shipping along the James River, enabling them to bring to bear a formidable weight of firepower.

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