General Jackson


General Jackson

General Jackson may refer to:

* Stonewall Jackson, Confederate general in the United States Civil War
* Andrew Jackson, seventh president of the United States
* Mike Jackson (b. 1944), British general
* James S. Jackson (1823–1862), Union Army general, American Civil War
* Michael Jackson (American Revolution) (1734–1801), brevet general from Massachusetts
*General Jackson (riverboat)


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