Edwards, John

Rank: Corporal

Unit: A Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: July 22, 1836 in Culpepper, Virginia. He was 19.

Date of birth: 1817

Hometown: Culpepper, Virginia

Occupation prior to enlistment: Farmer

Campaign: Second Seminole War

Died: 22 October 1838

Cause of death: Congestive fever

Location of fatality: Aspalago, Florida

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