Fulkerson, Thomas W.

Rank: Private

Unit: G Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: September 30, 1847 in Winchester, Virginia. He was 25.

Hometown: Loudon County, Virginia

Occupation prior to enlistment: Saddler

Campaign: Plains Indian War (pre Civil War)

Died: 29 May 1848

Cause of death: diarrhea

Location of fatality: Puebla, Mexico