Fogarty (FOGIRTY), Michael P

Rank: Private

Unit: C Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: August 25, 1848 in New York, New York. He was 22.

Hometown: Limerick, Ireland

Occupation prior to enlistment: Clerk

Campaign: Plains Indian War (pre Civil War)

Died: 1 July 1849

Cause of death: Shot by Lieutenant Starr

Location of fatality: head of the Rio Frio River,