Watson B. Miller

Commissioner of Immigration and Naturalization, August 27, 1947 to June 9, 1950

Born in Renssalaer, New York, in 1878, Miller served as captain of the Motor Transport Corps during World War I. He later became Director of the American Legion Rehabilitation Commission in Washington, D.C., from 1923 to 1941. From that year until 1945 he was the Assistant Administrator of the Federal Security Administration, and was Administrator of FSA from 1945 until 1947, when appointed as INS Commissioner. Miller died in Washington, D.C., on February 11, 1961.

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