Meade, George Gordon


Meade, George Gordon
(1815-1872)
   In 1865-1866 commanded the military division of the Atlantic, during which period prevented the Fenians from making Eastport, Maine, the base of operations against New Brunswick.
   Index: T Sent to check Fenians, 107.
   Bib.: Cyc. Am. Biog.

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