Hanzil, Charles

Rank: Private

Unit: C Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: July 7, 1849 in Baltimore, Maryland. He was 23.

Hometown: Wertemburg [Wurttemberg], Germany

Occupation prior to enlistment: Clerk

Campaign: Plains Indian War (pre Civil War)

Died: 25 August 1850

Cause of death: Suicide – with gun

Location of fatality: Fort Inge, Texas,