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Benjamin Watkins Leigh, Jr
Birth: Jan. 18, 1831
Death: Jul. 3, 1863
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA

Civil War Confederate Army Officer. A major in the Army of Northern Virginia in the Civil War, he was one of the soldiers who carried the injured Stonewall Jackson from the battlefield during the Battle of Chancellorsville. He was killed during the Battle of Gettysburg. He was the son of Senator Benjamin W. Leigh of Virginia. (bio by: Garver Graver) 
 
Burial:
Shockoe Hill Cemetery
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Nov 25, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6953461
Benjamin Watkins Leigh, Jr
Added by: Garver Graver
 
Benjamin Watkins Leigh, Jr
Added by: Garver Graver
 
Benjamin Watkins Leigh, Jr
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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: Apr. 27, 2014
"Fate denied them victory, but clothed them in immortality"
- Angel
 Added: Apr. 13, 2014

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 Added: Jan. 18, 2014
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