John Henry Miller

(1890 - 1921)

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John Henry Miller
1890 - 1921
Born
1890
Darnum, Australia
Death
February 11, 1921
Last Known Residence
Darnum, Australia
Summary
John Henry Miller was born in 1890 in Darnum, Australia. He was born to Henry Aldon Miller and Alice Shearman Miller. He died on February 11, 1921 at 31 years of age.
Updated: July 29, 2019
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John Henry Miller
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John Henry Miller
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Darnum, Australia
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John Miller was born in in Darnum, Australia
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John Miller died on
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John Miller was born in in Darnum, Australia
John Miller died on
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Death
Brereton (st. Michael) Churchyard North West Corner. in United Kingdom
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Service number: 630158
Rank: Private
Regiment: London Regiment
Unit/ship/squadron: 20th Bn.
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John Henry Miller died on February 11, 1921 at age 31. He was buried in Brereton (st. Michael) Churchyard North West Corner., United Kingdom. John was born in 1890 in Darnum, Australia. He was born to Henry Aldon Miller and Alice Shearman Miller.

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In 1890, in the year that John Henry Miller was born, on July 3rd, Idaho became the 43rd state in the United States. On July 10th, Wyoming became the 44th state.

In 1907, by the time he was 17 years old, the state of Oklahoma was admitted to the United States on November 16. Previously called "Oklahoma Territory" and "Indian Territory", the two areas were merged and Oklahoma became the 46th state. It is the 28th most populous state.

In 1910, when he was 20 years old, Thomas Edison introduced his kinetophone, which he hoped would make "talkies" a reality. But the sound wasn't synchronized to the pictures and only 45 Kinetophones were made.

In 1916, when he was 26 years old, the Battle of Verdun was fought from February through December. It was the largest and longest battle of World War I, lasting 303 days. The original estimates were 714,231 casualties - 377,231 French and 337,000 German, an average of 70,000 casualties a month. Current estimates are even larger. The Battle of the Somme was also fought from July through September of the same year. Original estimates were 485,000 British and French casualties and 630,000 German casualties.

In 1921, in the year of John Henry Miller's passing, on November 11th, the first burial was held at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery. The body of an unknown soldier - selected by Army Sgt. Edward F. Younger who was highly decorated for valor and received the Distinguished Service Cross in "The Great War" - was brought back from France (World War 1) and placed in the newly completed tomb. President Warren G. Harding officiated at the interment ceremonies.

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