First Marquess Cornwallis


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Noun1.First Marquess Cornwallis - commander of the British forces in the American War of IndependenceFirst Marquess Cornwallis - commander of the British forces in the American War of Independence; was defeated by American and French troops at Yorktown (1738-1805)