Alyon, Walter F.

Rank: Private

Unit: G Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: August 19, 1850 in Boston, Massachusetts. He was 22.

Hometown: Lowell, Massachusetts

Occupation prior to enlistment: Painter

Campaign: Plains Indian War (pre Civil War)

Died: 11 January 1855

Cause of death: Shot by another PVT

Location of fatality: Fortt Chadbourne, Texas,