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John Henry Kagi

Born: Mar 15, 1835

Death: Oct 17, 1859

Birthplace: Bristolville

Nationality: United States

John Henry Kagi

Date of Birth : Mar 15, 1835
Date of Death : Oct 17, 1859
Birth Place : Bristolville

John Henry Kagi, also spelled John Henrie Kagi, was an American attorney, abolitionist and second in command to John Brown in Brown's failed raid on Harper's Ferry. He bore the title of "Secretary of War" in Brown's "provisional government." At age 24, Kagi was killed during the raid. He had also been active in fighting on the abolitionist side in 1856 in "Bleeding Kansas".

Also known as

  • John Henrie Kagi
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