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Beauregard

[boh-ri-gahrd; French bohruh-gar]
noun
  1. Pierre Gus·tave Tou·tant [pyer gy-stav too-tahn] /pyɛr güˈstav tuˈtɑ̃/, 1818–93, Confederate general in the U.S. Civil War.
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Historical Examples

  • Beauregard's plan was to cross at MacLean's and fall upon the Federal left.

    The Long Roll

    Mary Johnston

  • Bragg remains, but part of his garrison goes to Beauregard, in Virginia.

  • He'll amuse Beauregard and Johnston while they sweep down on Magruder.

  • On the 28th, Beauregard sent a message of some kind to Anderson.

  • Beauregard was second in command, without a specific command.

    From Fort Henry to Corinth

    Manning Ferguson Force