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Milton F. Russell
Birth: Sep. 5, 1836
Death: Jul. 2, 1908

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. A native of Indiana, he served as Captain and commander of Company A, 51st Indiana Volunteer Infantry during the American Civil War. He was awsrded his CMOH for his bravery in action at the Battle of Stones River, Tennessee on December 29, 1862. His citation reads "Was the first man to cross Stone River and, in the face of a galling fire from the concealed skirmishers of the enemy, led his men up the hillside, driving the opposing skirmishers before them." He was one of two 51st Indiana officers to be awarded the CMOH for his bravery during the Civil War, the other being Captain Marion T. Anderson of Company D. (bio by: G.Photographer) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Harriet Catherine Harlan Russell (1842 - 1935)*
 
 Children:
  Sallie Mademoiselle Russell Cole (1864 - 1957)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
San Francisco Columbarium
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA
Plot: Ground Floor
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: G.Photographer
Record added: Apr 29, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14119544
Milton F. Russell
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Milton F. Russell
Added by: G.Photographer
 
Milton F. Russell
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