Bischoff, Harry T

Rank: Private

Unit: F Co, 2d Cavalry

Enlisted: May 11, 1898 in Saint Louis, Missouri. He was 19 yrs 7 mos.

Date of birth: 1879

Hometown: St. Louis, Missouri

Occupation prior to enlistment: Clerk

Campaign: Spanish American War

Died: 31 August 1898

Age at death: 18 or 19

Cause of death: Yellow fever

Location of fatality: Santiago de Cuba, Cuba

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Place of interment: Bellefontaine Cemetery in Saint Louis, Missouri

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Note: He stood 5’7¾” with blue eyes, light brown hair, and fair complexion.