Pershing definition by Webster's New World
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Pershing, John Joseph 1860-1948; U.S. general: commander in chief of the American Expeditionary Forces in WWI
Pershing definition by American Heritage Dictionary
, John Joseph Known as “Black Jack.” 1860-1948.
American general who commanded the American Expeditionary Force in Europe during World War I and served as army chief of staff (1921-1924).