Ames, Gardner W.

Rank: Private

Unit: H Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: May 1, 1855 in Erie . He was 32.

Hometown: Llandaff [Landaff], New Hampshire

Occupation prior to enlistment: Shoemaker

Campaign: Plains Indian War (pre Civil War)

Died: 2 May 1856

Location of fatality: Fort Cedar, Nebraska Territory,