Hettinger, Joseph

Rank: Private

Unit: G Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: February 25, 1856 in New York, New York. He was 22.

Hometown: Strausberg [Strasbourg], France

Occupation prior to enlistment: Chair maker

Campaign: Plains Indian War (pre Civil War)

Died: 25 August 1856

Cause of death: Shot

Location of fatality: Lecompton, Kansas Territory,