- Jean Erdman, Baron Dieskau
Jean Erdman, Baron Dieskau or Jean-Armand Dieskau, Baron de Dieskau (1701 – 1767) was a French general and commander in America for a part of the
French and Indian War. He was defeated and captured at Battle of Lake Georgein 1755 by Sir William Johnson, and was finally released in 1763.
* [http://www.biographi.ca/009004-119.01-e.php?&id_nbr=1319 Biography at the "Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online"]
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