The wife of Lieutenant General Nelson Appleton Miles, married on June 30, 1868, and the niece of Ohio Senator John Sherman and Lieutenant General William Tecumseh Sherman.
She died on August 1, 1904 and is buried in the Miles Mausoleum in Section 3 of Arlington National Cemetery.
Michael Robert Patterson was born in Arlington and is the son of a former officer of the US Army. So it was no wonder that sooner or later his interests drew him to American history and especially to American military history. Many of his articles can be found on renowned portals like the New York Times, Washingtonpost or Wikipedia.
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