Cunnington, Samuel A

Rank: Principal Musician

Unit: Field & Staff, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: September 1, 1836 in Richmond, Virginia. He was 28.

Date of birth: 1808

Hometown: Northampton, England

Occupation prior to enlistment: Musician

Campaign: Second Seminole War

Died: 6 May 1839

Cause of death: Diarrhea

Location of fatality: Fort McHenry, Maryland

Place of interment: Saint Augustine National Cemetery in Saint Augustine, Florida