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Jacob Miller

American Civil War veteran Jacob Miller was shot in the forehead on Sept.19th 1863 at Brock Field at Chickamauga. He lived with an open bullet wound for many years, with the last pieces of lead dropping out 31 years after he was first shot.

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by Mako

submitted June 23rd 2016

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Jacob Miller
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That's a sweet coat he has though.
1 year ago
Guns were pretty weak back then....
1 year ago
Kinda looks like a pea coat. Those are in style again.
1 year ago
Old Jake got a $40 a month pension from that wound. In today's money, that would be about $1,100.
1 year ago
That's phat money right there.
1 year ago
Yeah, ya gotta figure, he didn't have mortgage or a car payment or anything like that. Or an electric bill.
1 year ago
Guns were weak?? You take a 50cal min iball to the gut
1 year ago
"Say the goddamn woorrddddsss!" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WOCUnld4QO4
1 year ago
i keep pressing play, and nothing happens
1 year ago
Try scanning it again at a lower resolution.
1 year ago
im on it
1 year ago
Aren't you due to sub some Peter Schilling - Major Tom already?
1 year ago
* possum goes *
1 year ago
air his mind
1 year ago
That's his "minds eye"
1 year ago
you're not wrong. it does remind of ritualistic trepanation.
1 year ago
Lol that butthurt downvote.
1 year ago
^THAT!!!
7 months ago
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