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Forrest, Nathan Bedford

Syllabification: For·rest, Nathan Bedford
Pronunciation: /ˈfôrəst, ˈfär-
 
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Definition of Forrest, Nathan Bedford in English:

( 1821–77), Confederate cavalry officer. He led a massacre of 300 black Union soldiers at the surrender of Fort Pillow, Tennessee, in April 1864. After the Civil War, he was an early leader of the Ku Klux Klan.

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