Historical Rosters Database
John Byron MillerRoster ID 2431
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1865|
|Biography & Genealogy:||John Byron Miller, Class of 1865: Born- September 26, 1844. Matriculated from Sperryville, Va. At VMI 1 year. Military Record: Enlisted October 18, 1862 for 3 years of war as Private, Company B, 6th Virginia Cavalry. Wounded in action Gettysburg Campaign and captured at Williamsport, Maryland July 7, 1863. In prison hospital, Ft McHenry, Maryland. Held at Point Lookout, Maryland. Exchanged May 3, 1864. September-October 1864 roll (last on file) shows abbsent, Wounded in action October 19, 1864. Post War Career: Represented Rappahannock County in Virginia House of Delegates 1893-96. Farmer; banker director; lumber merchant; public official. Died- October 12, 1915.|