May 19, 2022
1900 N Calhoun Road
Brookfield, WI 53005
Kilburn Knox: Governor of Milwaukee Soldiers Home
Thursday, May 19, 2022
In January 1887, Kilburn Knox was appointed Secretary and Inspector of the Northwestern Branch, National Home for Disabled Veterans at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He became Governor of the Home on May 1, 1889. His wife, Annie, worked as a Matron of the Home. General Knox died at the National Soldier's Home on April 17, 1891. Presented by reenactor Steve Michaels.