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John C. Pemberton

Born: Aug 10, 1814

Death: Jul 13, 1881

Birthplace: Philadelphia

Nationality: United States

John C. Pemberton

Date of Birth : Aug 10, 1814
Date of Death : Jul 13, 1881
Birth Place : Philadelphia

John Clifford Pemberton, was a career United States Army officer who fought in the Seminole Wars and with distinction during the Mexican–American War. He also served as a Confederate general during the American Civil War, noted for his defeat and surrender in the critical Siege of Vicksburg in the summer of 1863.

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