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Henry Kyd Douglas
Birth: Sep. 29, 1838
Shepherdstown
Jefferson County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 18, 1903, USA

Civil War Confederate Army Officer. He was General Stonewall Jackson's youngest staff member and personal aide. His memoirs were published after the Civil War - "I Rode With Stonewall" - by his nephew John Kyd Beckenbaugh. He lived at Ferry Hill Place across the Potomac River from Shepherdstown, WV. He enlisted in the Confederate Army as a private, rose to Captain, and later Colonel. He was Assistant Inspector General and Assistant Adjudant General on Jackson's staff. After Jackson's death, he was Chief of Staff and Assistant Adjutant General to five Confederate Generals. He was commander of the Light Brigade at Appomattox. His troops were the last to stack arms upon surrender. He was wounded six times and imprisoned twice. He practiced law in Winchester, VA after the war, and later moved his practice to Hagerstown, Maryland. 
 
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Elmwood Cemetery
Shepherdstown
Jefferson County
West Virginia, USA
 
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Record added: Aug 14, 2000
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