Dunphy, Solomon

Rank: Private

Unit: E Trp, 2d Cavalry

Enlisted: January 20, 1899 in Saint Louis, Missouri. He was 21 yrs 6 mos.

Date of birth: Jul 1876

Hometown: St. Louis, Missouri

Occupation prior to enlistment: Laborer

Campaign: Spanish American War

Died: 1 July 1900

Age at death: 23 or 24

Cause of death: Yellow fever

Location of fatality: Santa Clara, Cuba

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Place of interment: Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Arlington, Virginia

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Note: He stood 5’6¼” with brown eyes, light brown hair, and fair complexion.