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John Miller Srodes
Portrait of Srodes, 1842
Born (1809-07-17)July 17, 1809
Grant's Hill, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Died September 30, 1882(1882-09-30) (aged 73)
Phillipsburg, Pennsylvania
Allegiance  United States
Service/branch  United States Army
Union Army
Commands held USS Lioness
Battles/wars Mexican–American War
American Civil War
  • Battle of Memphis
Other work Riverboat Captain

John Miller Srodes (July 17, 1809 – September 30, 1882) was a Union Army officer during the American Civil War. Serving in the Mississippi Marine Brigade, he captained the Lioness of the Mississippi Marine Brigade from April 28, 1862 to July 16, 1862 and played an important role in the Battle of Memphis.

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