Gen Milroy Post No. 62 was based in Latah and Tekoa, Whitman County, Washington.  The map at the bottom of the page shows the exact location.

The Post namesake is Brigadier General Robert Huston Milroy (1816-1890).  He was Superintendent of Indian Affairs in Washington Territory after the Civil War.  He was a member of George H. Thomas Post No. 5 of Olympia.  Milroy died in Olympia and was buried in Tumwater.

The Post was chartered on 16 August 1890 with sixteen charter members.


Abbreviations used above: "Bty." is short for "Battery".  "Co." is short for "Company".  "F&S" is short for "Field and Staff". 

Note: This is not a complete cumulative roster of the Comrades (members) of this Post.  As additional Comrades are identified, they will be added.

If you find someone on this list who would qualify you for membership in one of our Camps or Auxiliaries, we have the documentation of his honorable service to the Union on file.

Membership inquiries can be directed to and we will help you.