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Pat·ton

 (păt′n), Charley 1891?-1934.
American blues singer and guitarist who wrote several blues standards, including "Mississippi Boll Weevil Blues," and helped pioneer the Mississippi blues style.

Patton

, George Smith, Jr. 1885-1945.
American general. In World War II he led the Third Army's sweep across France and into Germany (1944-1945).

Patton

(ˈpætən)
n
(Biography) George Smith. 1885–1945, US general, who successfully developed tank warfare as an extension of cavalry tactics in World War II: captured Palermo, Sicily (1942) and much of France (1944)

Pat•ton

(ˈpæt n)

n.
George Smith, 1885–1945, U.S. general.
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