General Ulysses S Grant Facts

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Introduction - General Ulysses S Grant

Early in his life and military career Hiram Ulysses Grant (Ulysses S Grant) was not the type of man who you would expect to become a great military commander or president of the United States of America. He was at best an average West Point Military academy student and later failed at numerous business ventures. However; Grant did indeed become one of the greatest and most famous American Civil War generals and went on to become the 18th president of the United States. The list of interesting facts below will be of interest to both kids and adults alike who want to learn how and why Ulysses S Grant accomplished such great things. This information serves as a short concise biography and timeline of this great man with a focus on his military leadership during the Civil War.

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