American Revolutionary War Facts

General Nathanael Greene Facts

Revolutionary War General Nathanael Greene
General Nathanael Greene

Introduction

Major General Nathanael Greene (often misspelled Nathaniel Greene) of the Continental Army was George Washington's most competent and important general of the American Revolutionary War. He rose from the rank of militia private at the outbreak of the war to major general by its end. Below is a list of interesting facts, written for both kids and adults, about General Nathanael Greene including what battles he fought in and why George Washington grew to trust him more than any of his other military commanders.

Pre-Revolutionary War General Nathanael Greene Facts

Revolutionary War General Nathanael Greene Facts