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Date of Birth:
February 17, 1740
Date of Death:
January 23, 1795
John Sullivan was an American general in the Revolutionary War and a delegate in the Continental Congress.
Sullivan served as a major general in the Continental Army and as Governor of New Hampshire. He is most famous for leading the Sullivan Expedition in 1779, a scorched earth campaign against the Iroquois towns that had taken up arms against the American revolutionaries.