General of the Infantry Julius von Verdy du Vernois (July 19, 1832 – September 30, 1910) was a German general and staff officer, chiefly noted both for his military writings and his service on Graf Moltke's staff during the Franco-Prussian War. In 1876, Verdy was promoted to generalmajor. In 1881, he was promoted to lieutenant-general. In 1887, he became governor of Strasbourg. In 1888, he was promoted to General of the Infantry, the third-highest general officer rank. From 1889 to 1890, he served as Prussian Minister of War, after which he retired from the active list.