Hosie Miller

Overview: 

On March 15, 1965, Hosie Miller, an African-American landowner and successful farmer, was shot and fatally wounded by a white farmer, Cal Hall, Jr. in Baker County, Georgia, as a result of a dispute over some of Hall’s cows. The victim died at a hospital in Albany, Georgia on March 25, 1965.

Incident Date: 
Monday, March 15, 1965
Case Name: 
Hosie Miller
Topic: 
FOIA
Industry Code: 
None
Component: 
Civil Rights Division
Updated May 3, 2017