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Henry King Burgwyn, Jr
Birth: Oct. 3, 1841
Death: Jul. 1, 1863
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA

Civil War Confederate Army Officer. Known as the "Boy Colonel" for his extreme youthfulness, he served as Colonel and commander of the 26th North Carolina Infantry regiment. He was killed on the first day of the Battle of Gettysburg (July 1, l863) while leading his men. His regiment would lose over 80% of its men during the battle. (bio by: Ethan F. Bishop) 
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Raleigh
Wake County
North Carolina, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 35.78486, -78.62748
 
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Record added: Oct 12, 2001
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Henry King Burgwyn, Jr
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Henry King Burgwyn, Jr
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Remembering you today. A brave man.
- Pipedreamer
 Added: Jul. 1, 2014
Remembering and Honoring a True Southern Hero. A Confederate Soldier who Bravely and Proudly Fought for Southern Independence During the War of Northern Aggression. Deo Vindice.
- Tony Smith SCV Camp 38, North Charleston S.C.
 Added: May. 23, 2014

- Angel
 Added: Apr. 24, 2014
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