Crosby, John

Rank: Private

Unit: F Co, 2d Cavalry

Enlisted: October 1, 1872 in New York, New York. He was 24.

Hometown: Worcester, Massachusetts

Occupation prior to enlistment: Clerk

Campaign: Plains Indian War (post Civil War)

Died: 5 January 1873

Cause of death: Erysipelas

Location of fatality: Fort Sanders, Wyoming Territory

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Place of interment: Fort McPherson National Cemetery in Maxwell, Nebraska