Cornwell, Edward

Rank: Private

Unit: K Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: January 15, 1847 in New York, New York. He was 22.

Hometown: New York, New York

Occupation prior to enlistment: Seaman

Campaign: Mexican American War

Died: 22 September 1847

Age at death: 22

Cause of death: Killed in action

Location of fatality: Puebla, Mexico