(born Johann Kalb) 1721-80; Fr. general, born in Germany, who served in the Am. Revolutionary army.
He also enlisted the services of a number of Continental soldiers of fortune, among whom were Lafayette, Baron Johann De Kalb and Thomas Conway.
Soon after the engagement began a large part of the Americans, mostly North Carolina and Virginia militia, fled precipitately, carrying Gates with them; but Baron De Kalb and the Maryland troops fought bravely until overwhelmed by numbers, De Kalb himself being mortally wounded.
Thus at Mobile the annual mean is 67° F., the mean for the summer 81°, and for the winter 52°; and at Valley Head, in De Kalb county, the annual mean is 59°, the mean for the summer 75°, and for the winter 41°.
Rinehart), and a statue of BaronJohann de Kalb.
Thus at Mobile the annual mean is 67Ã‚° F., the mean for the summer 81Ã‚°, and for the winter 52Ã‚°; and at Valley Head, in De Kalb county, the annual mean is 59Ã‚°, the mean for the summer 75Ã‚°, and for the winter 41Ã‚°.