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Henry Hershberger

Major Henry Hershberger, (1810-1884) from Chambersburg, became a riding master by appointment at West Point in the 1840’s and undoubtedly taught most of the generals of the Civil War.  He married  Sophia  Greenawalt, and lived the latter part of his life in Chambersburg.  He is buried at Cedar Grove Cemetery, Chambersburg, but without a marker.