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 (pûr′shĭng, -zhĭng), John Joseph Known as "Black Jack." 1860-1948.
American general who commanded the American Expeditionary Force in Europe during World War I.


(Biography) John Joseph, nickname Black Jack. 1860–1948, US general. He was commander in chief of the American Expeditionary Force in Europe (1917–19)


(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) a US ballistic missile capable of carrying a nuclear or conventional warhead


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John Joseph ( “Blackjack” ), 1860–1948, U.S. general in World War I.
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Noun1.Pershing - United States general who commanded the American forces in Europe during World War I (1860-1948)Pershing - United States general who commanded the American forces in Europe during World War I (1860-1948)
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