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 (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.


, 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).


(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)


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George Smith, 1885–1945, U.S. general.
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He was born on October 10, 1950 in Shawneetown, the son of the late Clyde Dennis and Anna Lucille (Smith) Patton. David Lee married the former Margaret Ann Richeson on November 10, 1995 in Morganfield, Kentucky.
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Van Patton of Greer, South Carolina as the next Director of the Division of Medicaid & Long-Term Care at the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS).
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Patton-Inalp Networks (Switzerland) and Patton Electronics (US manufacturer of UC, cloud, and IoT enabling solutions for carrier, enterprise and industrial networks) has begun shipping a new line of cost-effective, high-performance SmartNode enterprise session border controllers (eSBC) that offer flexible combinations of 2-to-8 built-in ISDN BRI and/or POTS FXS telephony interfaces.
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50 Thomas Patton Drive, LLC (the "Fustolo Case"), had to determine whether one of the petitioning creditors was eligible to join an involuntary petition where its claim was based on a judgment, the amount of which was unquestionably incorrect, and which was subject to an unstayed appeal.
Patton's US-manufactured equipment is widely recognized in the global market for outstanding quality and reliability."