Jacob C. Miller

Jacob C. Miller

Bellevue, Huron County, Ohio, USA
Death 13 Jan 1917 (aged 76)
Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Papillion, Sarpy County, Nebraska, USA
Memorial ID 6404321 · View Source
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Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Born in Bellevue, Ohio, he served as a Private in Company G, 113th Illinois Infantry, Union Army. During the siege of Vicksburg, Mississippi, on May 22, 1863, Private miller was a member of volunteer storming party. At the charge, he was at the head of his attacking force where the enemy fire was the heaviest and the danger the greatest. For gallantry in the face of the enemy, he was awarded the Medal of Honor on August 20, 1894.

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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jacob C. Miller (4 Aug 1840–13 Jan 1917), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6404321, citing Cedar Dale Cemetery, Papillion, Sarpy County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .