Deas, Ralph

Rank: Corporal

Unit: D Trp, 2d Cavalry

Enlisted: May 9, 1898 in Saint Louis, Missouri. He was 18 yrs 9 mos.

Date of birth: 1879

Hometown: Gainsville [Gaineseville], Georgia

Occupation prior to enlistment: Clerk

Campaign: Spanish American War

Died: 24 December 1898

Age at death: 19 yrs

Cause of death: Pneumonia

Location of fatality: Huntsville, Alabama,

Place of interment: Chattanooga National Cemetery, Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee