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Bryan Grimes

Born: Nov 2, 1828

Death: Aug 14, 1880

Birthplace: Pitt County

Nationality: United States

Bryan Grimes

Date of Birth : Nov 2, 1828
Date of Death : Aug 14, 1880
Birth Place : Pitt County

Bryan Grimes was a North Carolina plantation owner and a general officer in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War. He fought in nearly all of the major battles of the Eastern Theater of that war. Grimes was the last man in the Army of Northern Virginia to be appointed as a major general. He also led the final attack of that army shortly before its surrender to Union forces at Appomattox Court House on the morning of April 9, 1865.

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