Jesse S Milburn

BirthSept. 24, 1845
DeathApril 26, 1935
CemeteryPawnee City (Pawnee City)
Unit10th Indiana Cavalry, Company M

Private Jesse S Milburn

Company M, 10th Indiana Cavalry

Milburn (also spelled Milbern) was born in Ohio on September 24, 1845. He was residing in Dubois County, Indiana when he enlisted and mustered in the regiment on March 8, 1864. Milburn served about 17 months. He was discharged on August 31, 1865 at Vicksburg, Mississippi.

The 10th Indiana Cavalry was organized in several Indiana cities between December 30, 1863 and April 30, 1864. The regiment fought at the Battle of Nashville (TN) (December 15-16, 1864) and was assigned to the Siege of Spanish Fort and Fort Blakely (AL) (March 26-April 9, 1865).

Milburn died on April 26, 1935 at the age of 89 years. He is buried in the Pawnee City Cemetery in Pawnee City (Pawnee County), Nebraska.

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Note: Veteran bios were compiled and written by Dean Podoll.