Hugh Mercer (16 January 1726 – 12 January 1777) was a Scottish soldier and physician. He initially served with the Jacobite forces of Bonnie Prince Charlie, and with the British forces during the Seven Years' War, but later became a brigadier general in the Continental Army and a close friend to George Washington. Mercer died as a result of his wounds received at the Battle of Princeton and became a fallen hero as well as a rallying symbol of the American Revolution.

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  • Hugh Mercer (16 January 1726 – 12 January 1777) was a Scottish soldier and physician. He initially served with the Jacobite forces of Bonnie Prince Charlie, and with the British forces during the Seven Years' War, but later became a brigadier general in the Continental Army and a close friend to George Washington. Mercer died as a result of his wounds received at the Battle of Princeton and became a fallen hero as well as a rallying symbol of the American Revolution. (en)
  • Hugh Mercer (17 janvier 1726 - 12 janvier 1777) est un médecin écossais, expatrié en Amérique, qui devint brigadier-général de l'Armée continentale lors de la Guerre d'indépendance des États-Unis. Il était un ami proche de George Washington avec qui il servit dans l'armée britannique lors de la Guerre de la Conquête. Mercer fut mortellement blessé lors de la bataille de Princeton et devint alors un héros et un symbole de ralliement de la Révolution américaine. Il est un ancêtre des militaires Hugh Weedon Mercer (1808-1877) et George Patton (1885-1945) ainsi que du compositeur Johnny Mercer (1909-1976). (fr)
  • ヒュー・マーサー(英:Hugh Mercer、1726年1月17日-1777年1月12日)は、スコットランド出身でアメリカ合衆国の医者であり、独立戦争の時の大陸軍准将である。ジョージ・ワシントンとは親しい友人であった。プリンストンの戦いで受けた傷がもとで戦死して英雄となり、アメリカ独立戦争の兵士を結集させる象徴となった。 (ja)
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  • 1746-01-01 (xsd:date)
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  • American Revolutionary War * Battle of Trenton * Battle of Princeton Seven Years' War * Kittanning Expedition * Battle of Fort Duquesne Jacobite rising of 1745 * Battle of Culloden (en)
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  • 1726-01-16 (xsd:date)
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  • Pitsligo, Aberdeenshire, Scotland (en)
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  • Hugh Mercer, Jr. (en)
  • Sketch of Mercer's son by John Trumbull (en)
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  • Surgeon, apothecary (en)
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  • Hugh Mercer (en)
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  • Colonial militia: 1755–1760, 1775–1776 (en)
  • Continental Army: 1776–1777 (en)
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  • Hugh Mercer (16 January 1726 – 12 January 1777) was a Scottish soldier and physician. He initially served with the Jacobite forces of Bonnie Prince Charlie, and with the British forces during the Seven Years' War, but later became a brigadier general in the Continental Army and a close friend to George Washington. Mercer died as a result of his wounds received at the Battle of Princeton and became a fallen hero as well as a rallying symbol of the American Revolution. (en)
  • ヒュー・マーサー(英:Hugh Mercer、1726年1月17日-1777年1月12日)は、スコットランド出身でアメリカ合衆国の医者であり、独立戦争の時の大陸軍准将である。ジョージ・ワシントンとは親しい友人であった。プリンストンの戦いで受けた傷がもとで戦死して英雄となり、アメリカ独立戦争の兵士を結集させる象徴となった。 (ja)
  • Hugh Mercer (17 janvier 1726 - 12 janvier 1777) est un médecin écossais, expatrié en Amérique, qui devint brigadier-général de l'Armée continentale lors de la Guerre d'indépendance des États-Unis. Il était un ami proche de George Washington avec qui il servit dans l'armée britannique lors de la Guerre de la Conquête. Mercer fut mortellement blessé lors de la bataille de Princeton et devint alors un héros et un symbole de ralliement de la Révolution américaine. (fr)
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  • Hugh Mercer (en)
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