Jeffery Amherst Quotes

Who is Jeffery Amherst?

Field Marshal Jeffery Amherst, 1st Baron Amherst was an officer in the British Army in the 18th century.

Born January 29, 1717
Died August 03, 1797

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“A good name, like good will, is got by many actions and lost by one.”

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