GWYNN'S ISLAND MUSEUM
John Warren Cooke Exhibit
John Warren Cooke (1915-2009) was speaker of the Virginia House of Delegates from 1968 to 1980 and was one of the last surviving direct descendant of a Civil War veteran, Giles B. Cooke C.S.A.
Major Giles Buckner Cooke C.S.A.
Major Cooke was an aide to General Robert E. Lee and was with him at Appomattox, Va. for the surrender to General Grant
War Hero Exhibit