Beissel, John J.

Rank: Private

Unit: L Trp, 2d Cavalry

Enlisted: 17-Mar-1905 in Santa Mesa, Philippine Islands. He was 31 yrs 8 mos.

Hometown: Shamokin, Pennsylvania

Occupation prior to enlistment: Soldier

Campaign: Philippines

Died: 7-Apr-1905

Cause of death: Drowned

Location of fatality: Zapote River, San Nicholas, Cavite, Philippine Islands