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Pvt Francis E. Milton
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Birth: 1853
Hillsdale
Hillsdale County
Michigan, USA
Death: Jun. 25, 1876
Little Big Horn Battle Site
Big Horn County
Montana, USA

Private, Company F, 7th US Cavalry Regiment. He was killed, along with General George A. Custer and most of his unit, at the Battle of the Little Big Horn.

He first enlisted on August 15, 1866, in the 7th Cavalry. He reenlisted on August 15, 1871, at age 18, in Louisville, Kentucky. He had blue eyes, light hair, a light complexion, and was 5 feet, 7 1/4 inches tall. On some official records, he is listed as James Milton. After the battle, the bodies of the dead soldiers were buried where they fell; a year later, the bodies were dug up and reburied in the mass grave at the top of Last Stand Hill.  
 
Burial:
Custer National Cemetery
Crow Agency
Big Horn County
Montana, USA
Plot: Mass Grave on Last Stand Hill
 
Created by: Kit and Morgan Benson
Record added: Jan 01, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 12842086
Pvt Francis E. Milton
Added by: Kit and Morgan Benson
 
Pvt Francis E. Milton
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-Anonymous
 Added: Sep. 15, 2013
In honor of all who fought at the Battle of the Little Bighorn: May God grant you eternal peace. www.littlebighorn.info
-Anonymous
 Added: Sep. 26, 2011

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 Added: Jun. 25, 2007
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