Sedgwick, John

Sedgwick, John

(1813–64) soldier; born in Cornwall, Conn. A West Point graduate (1837), he saw considerable action in the Seminole War, the Mexican War, and in the West. A brigade, division, and finally corps commander in the Army of the Potomac, he fought on the Virginia Peninsula and at Antietam, Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, and Gettysburg. A sharpshooter killed him at Spotsylvania on May 9, 1864. Highly popular with the troops—he was known as "Uncle John"—West Point cadets in danger of failing traditionally twirl the rowels of the spurs on his statue there to guarantee passing their exams.
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Madoff was jailed for 150 years in 2009 after he pleaded guilty to siphoning billions of dollars from his wealthy clients, including Bacon and his wife Kyra Sedgwick, John Malkovich and Zsa Zsa Gabor.
MATCH-WINNER: Adam Webster shows his delight after nodding in the deciding goal for TMS (right) code: zz160308JuniorX-24; FULLY COMMITTED: Adam Webster gets in the thick of the action (above) before he celebrates scoring TMS's equaliser (right): Left: Joe Doolan is closely guarded by Marine's Connor Scott code: zz160308JuniorX-17; code: zz160308JuniorX-19; code: zz160308JuniorX-14; TMS, back row, left to right: Tom Hooton, George Titherington, James Sedgwick, John Holmes, Warren Turner, John Holmes, Warren Turner, Jordan Holmes, Tom Peterson, Peter Culkin.
The DG Tools team (Michael Walker, Tony Sedgwick, John Dobson and Neil Marsden) won for the second year running, with the Gazette's foursome second and Golf North East magazine third.
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