Cimmermann, Frank

Rank: Private

Unit: C Co, 2d Cavalry

Enlisted: December 7, 1866 in Saint Louis, Missouri. He was 21.

Hometown: Columbus, Ohio

Occupation prior to enlistment: Barber

Campaign: Plains Indian War (post Civil War)

Died: 22 July 1867

Cause of death: Drowned

Location of fatality: North Platte River, Nebraska Territory (Wyoming)

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Note: PVT John Crawford also drown the same day at the same location.