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Cole’s Cavalry had local troopers; reunions marked Loudoun Heights fight

by Steve French

Recently, Cinda O’Neill Drogemeyer, of the Morgan County Historical Society loaned me the files of Berkeley Springs historian, the late Frederick Newbraugh.

Fred, still widely-known in Mountain State historical circles for his 3-volume, not-to- be-surpassed, W arm Springs Echoes, was a tireless researcher who in pre-Internet days spent countless hours combing various archives for the hidden gems of history. He also used his research to write many fascinating Morgan Messenger articles.

While combing through . . .