Bunker Hill, WV
Monument to Brig. Gen. James Johnston Pettigrew

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Gen. James Johnston Pettigrew home place and family cemetery

1. James Johnston Pettigrew: Wikipedia
2. James Johnston Pettigrew Bio
3. James Johnston Pettigrew Monument: hmdb.org
4. Civil War History Surrounding Edgewood Manor

5. Bunker Hill Historic District:Wikipedia

(2009) Enlarge Monument to Brig. Gen. James Johnston Pettigrew (July 4, 1828 July 17, 1863) an author, lawyer, linguist, diplomat, and a Confederate general in the American Civil War. He was a major leader in the disastrous Pickett's Charge and was killed a few days after the Battle of Gettysburg during the Confederate retreat to Virginia
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(2009) Enlarge Gen. Pettigrew died at Edgewood Manor (John Boyd house) on July 17, 1863


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