About John J. Pershing

John J. Pershing
John Joseph "Black Jack" Pershing was the general in the United States Army who led the American Expeditionary Forces to victory over Germany in World War I, 1917–18. He rejected British and French demands that American forces be integrated with their armies, and insisted that the AEF would operate as a single unit under his command, although some... Wikipedia
September 13, 1860, Laclede, Missouri
July 15, 1948, Washington, D.C.

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