Brig. Gen. Abraham Buford Biography
 
Brig. Gen. Abraham Buford
 
 
Born:  January 18, 1820 Woodford Cty, KY
Died:  June 9, 1884 Danville, IN
Buried:  Lexington Cemetery Lexington, Fayette County, KY
 
Brigadier General, Confederate States Army. Graduated West Point in 1841. Veteran of the Mexican War. Appointed Brigadier General on September 2, 1862. General Buford took part in the Vicksburg campaign, and later assigned to General Nathan Beford Forrest Calvary corps until Forrest"s surrender at Selma in April 1865. He served a term in the Kentucky legislature after the war.
 
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