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Synonyms for Burgoyne

British general in the American Revolution who captured Fort Ticonderoga but lost the battle of Saratoga in 1777 (1722-1792)

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Charlie Burgoyne with her brother Connor and father Richard, who said he lost his 'soulmate' when she died in a car crash
Then, in 14 minutes, Burgoyne came to the rescue once more with a fingertip save to deny Mark Reynolds.
Falkirk were on the ropes when Dunfermline were awarded a penalty after 17 minutes only for Burgoyne to make a sensational save from Bruce Anderson.
Ref Willie Collum awarded a penalty in 17 minutes for Ciaran McKenna's wild challenge on Anderson - but Burgoyne got a hand to the on-loan Dons kid's feeble spot-kick attempt.
We are family William, Katie and Nicole Burgoyne with gran Jan McDonald
? Hugh McCaw, founder of Children Today and Kate Burgoyne, branch operations assistant at John Lewis at Home Chester
For the next 45 years, Snow would survey the ground over which Burgoyne and Gates' troops fought, examine the artifacts yielded by various archaeological digs, and immerse himself in the letters, diaries, reports, and memoirs left by the Saratoga campaign's participants.
After a further outburst and a struggle in which Burgoyne damaged the captain's PS600 watch, Burgoyne was removed from the flight at Belfast International Airport.
Goalkeeper Harry Burgoyne is back at Compton receiving treatment after his loan spell at League One club Plymouth Argyle was cut short by a serious injury suffered in pre-season.
Paul Burgoyne has ended his training career the way he started it - with a winner, writes Graham Dench.
The designer presented The Fake Show in association with Burgoyne, an Irish linen manufacturer.
The final score scarcely reflected the dominance of the home side who rained in 17 shots on Harry Burgoyne's goal.
Town broke the deadlock when Brown was given time and space to line up a shot which beat the diving Harry Burgoyne, drafted in when Andy Lonergan was injured in the warm-up.