James Milton True


James Milton True Famous memorial

Scott County, Kentucky, USA
Death 28 Jul 1908 (aged 84)
Mattoon, Coles County, Illinois, USA
Burial Mattoon, Coles County, Illinois, USA
Plot Section 3, Lot 178
Memorial ID 8150817 View Source

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. He served during the Civil War first as a Captain in the 38th Illinous Volunteer Infantry, then as Colonel and commander of the 62nd Illinois Volunteer Infantry. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 6, 1865 in recognition of his wartime services. After the war he served as United States Consul in Kingston, Ontario, Canada from 1874 to 1878.

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  • Originally Created by: RPD2
  • Added: 3 Dec 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 8150817
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for James Milton True (14 Oct 1823–28 Jul 1908), Find a Grave Memorial ID 8150817, citing Dodge Grove Cemetery, Mattoon, Coles County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .