Hamlin, Joseph M.

Rank: Private

Unit: G Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: August 10, 1840 in New York, New York. He was 21.

Date of birth: 1819

Hometown: Wallingford, Connecticut

Occupation prior to enlistment: Clerk

Campaign: Second Seminole War

Died: 29 November 1840

Cause of death: Fever

Location of fatality: Fort Heileman, Florida,

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