|Birth: ||Apr. 17, 1829|
|Death: ||Apr. 4, 1866|
Superintendant of the Harper's Ferry Armory during John Brown's Raid. Confederate officer. Born in Culpeper County, VA. Attended University of Virginia and Harvard Law School. Prewar legislator. Superintendant at Harper's Ferry 1858-1861. Confederate quartermaster. Aide to General J.E. Johnston, later to Polk. Also served in Montgomery AL and Meridian MS as quartermaster. Disliked by Jubal Early, who termed him "not energetic or efficent."
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Record added: Apr 26, 2004
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Biography on page 67 in the book "Staff Officers in Gray" by Robert E. L. Krick.|
Added: Sep. 22, 2011
As General Robert E. Lee said, "If we awarded medals, they all should receive one". The fight is over, Its time to rest, You did your duty, You gave your best. We Will Never Forget You.|
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