A bullet fired by a French sharpshooter hit him in the fleshy part of his leg.
Milam was killed on the 5th of December 1835 by a sharpshooter hidden in a cypress tree; there is a monument to Colonel Milam in Milam Square.
With the arrival of the glassy-winged sharpshooter from the south east of the USA, the disease has become rampant.
He had been been shot by a French sharpshooter from the mizen topmast of the Redoutable.
CDFA will meet with the nursery and grape industries to discuss measures to reduce the movement of glassy-winged sharpshooter on nursery stock.