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" Braddock were disabled early in the action, and Washington alone was left in that capacity on the field. In a letter to his brother he says : " I had four bullets through my coat, and two horses shot under me, yet I escaped unhurt, though death was leveling... "
Portrait and Biographical Album - Page 20
1891
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PORTRAITS AND BIOGRAPHIES OF THE GOVERNORS OF MICHIGAN, AND OF THE ...

1889
...to be made without military escort, through a territory occupied by Indians. The GEORGE WASHINGTON. trip was a perilous one, and several limes he came...shot under me, yet I escaped unhurt, though death was leveling my companions on every side." An Indian sharpshooter said he was not born to be killed by...
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Portrait and Biographical Album of De Kalb County, Illinois ...

De Kalb County (Ill.) - 1885 - 883 pages
...estate of Mount Vernon was given to George. Upon the arrival of Robert Dinwiddie, as Lieutenant-Governor of Virginia, in 1752, the militia was reorganized,...shot under me, yet I escaped unhurt, though death was leveling my companions on every side." An Indian sharpshooter said he was not born to be killed by...
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Portrait and Biographical Album of Green Lake, Marquette and Waushara ...

Green Lake County (Wis.) - 1890 - 832 pages
...reorganized, and the province divided into four military districts, of which the northern was assignee to Washington as adjutant general. Shortly after this...shot under me, yet I escaped unhurt, though death was leveling my companions on every side." An Indian sharpshooter said he was not born to be killed by...
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Portrait and Biographical Album of Jefferson and Van Buren Counties, Iowa ...

Jefferson County (Iowa) - 1890 - 660 pages
...distinction who escaped from the calamities of the day with life and honor. The other aids of Braddock vvere disabled early in the action, and Washington alone...shot under me, yet I escaped unhurt, though death was leveling my companions on every side." An Indian sharpshooter said he was not born to be killed by...
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American Christian Rulers: Or, Religion and Men of Government; Comprising ...

United States - 1890 - 590 pages
...guardianship of the great Spirit and ceased firing at him. Writing to his brother John, after this battle, he says : " I had four bullets through my coat, and two horses shot under me, yet escaped unhurt." Of his last vote in the spring of 1799, the following is told: " The Court-house at...
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PORTRAIT BIOGRAPHICAL ALBUM

1891
...the journey was to be made without military escort, through a territory occupied by Indians. The irip was a perilous one, and several limes he came near...shot under me, yet I escaped unhurt, though death was leveling my companions on every side." An Indian sharpshooter said he was not born to be killed by...
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Portrait Biographical Album

1891
...military escort, through a territory occupied by Indians. The irip was a perilous one, and several times he came near losing his life, yet he returned in safety...shot under me, yet I escaped unhurt, though death was leveling my companions on every side." An Indian sharpshooter said he was not born to be killed by...
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PORTRAITS AND BIOGRAPHIES OF THE GOVERNORS OF MICHIGAN AND OF THE PRESIDENTS ...

1891
...military escort, through a territory occupied by Indians. The trip was a perilous one, and several times he came near losing his life, yet he returned in safety...shot under me, yet I escaped unhurt, though death was leveling my companions on every side." An Indian sharpshooter said he was not born to be killed by...
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Portrait biographical album of clinton and shiawasse counties. Mich.

1891
...military escort, through a territory occupied by Indians. The trip was a perilous one, and several times he came near losing his life, yet he returned in safety...shot under me, yet I escaped unhurt, though death was leveling my companions on every side." An Indian sharpshooter said he was not born to be killed by...
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PORTRAIT AND BIOGRAPHICAL ALBUM OF Barry and Eaton Counties, Mich.

1891
...military escort, through a territory occupied by Indians. The irip was a perilous one, and several times he came near losing his life, yet he returned in safety...bullets through my coat, and two horses shot under me, yeti escaped unhurt, though death was leveling my companions on every sidle." An Indian sharpshooter...
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