Pershing Street, Mowbray

July 18, 2018 | MowbrayStreet & Suburb History

John Joseph Pershing

Pershing Street was named after John Joseph Pershing who was an American career soldier who had fought the Sioux, the Spanish and the Mexicans and had been an observer during the Russian Japanese war of 1904-05.

At the end of the war he was made General of the Armies by Congress. The only other to be so honoured is Washington.

 

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