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Gideon Johnson Pillow


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Pillow, Gideon Johnson

Pillow, Gideon Johnson (1806–78)   Reference library

The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

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Having befriended James K. Polk, a native of the same Tennessee region, he received a commission as brigadier general of volunteers from Polk after Polk's election as president, and he ... More