Appelius, Christian

Rank: Private

Unit: D Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: November 6, 1848 in Baltimore, Maryland. He was 33.

Hometown: Hesse Cassel [Kassel], Germany

Occupation prior to enlistment: Soldier

Campaign: Plains Indian War (pre Civil War)

Died: 16 July 1849

Location of fatality: steamboat Excelsior en route for Jefferson, Barracks,