Gov. John Buchanan Floyd
b.1 June 1806 Smithfield, Montgomery, Virginia, USA
d.23 August 1863
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John Buchanan Floyd (June 1, 1806 – August 26, 1863) was the 31st Governor of Virginia, U.S. Secretary of War, and the Confederate general in the American Civil War who lost the crucial Battle of Fort Donelson.