Harry Lee Miller was born on 27 April 1925 in Harlan, Kentucky to John H. Miller and Omia Mallicoat. Husband of Evelyn Bernice Hill.

26th Infantry Regiment, Company L
Corporal Miller was a member of the 26th Infantry Regiment, Company L. He was seriously wounded by the enemy in North Korea on November 6, 1952 and died of those wounds the following day. He is buried at the Woodlawn Cemetery, Knoxville, TN.

The Knoxville Journal, 31 January 1953
The body of Pfc. Harry L. Miller, 27, of Knoxville, who was killed in action on the Korean battlefront last Nov. 7, has arrived here. It was removed to the home of his mother-in-law, Mrs. Eva Wells, 409 West Hill Avenue. Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Evelyn B. Miller; daughter, Judy Ann Miller, Knoxville; sister, Miss Lillian Miller, North Carolina; brothers, William Miller of Detroit, Mich., and George B. Miller of California.

  • Rank: Corporal
  • Date of birth:
  • 27 April 1925
  • Date of death: 7 November 1952
  • County: Knox
  • Hometown: Knoxville
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: 26th Infantry Regiment
  • Conflict: Korean War
  • Awards: Purple Heart, Combat Infantrymans Badge, Korean Service Medal, United Nations Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Presidential Unit Citation, and Republic of Korea War Service Medal
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Woodlawn Cemetery, Knoxville, TN.
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XXI, Top Panel
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