MILLER, William

WI 1st Cav Co G. Born 1839. Civil War: Age 25. Enlisted 15 Oct 1864. Private. Discharged 29 Jul 1865. Post war: Died at age 51 in 1890 and is buried in Arlington Cemetery, Arlington, South Dakota. A veteran by this name, living in Nordland, Kingsbury County, Dakota Territory, was granted a pension of $3 a month because of wounds to both feet. Sources: (SDSHS, WPA Veterans Graves Registration, Brookings County) (“Pensioners on the Roll as of January 1, 1883 (living in Dakota Territory)”, publ. 1996, Park Genealogical Books, Roseville, Minnesota)

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