Klaus, Jacob

Rank: Private

Unit: A Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: December 2, 1845 in San Antonio, Texas. He was 34.

Hometown: Nulstrop, Germany

Occupation prior to enlistment: Tailor

Campaign: Mexican American War

Died: 21 September 1847

Age at death: 35

Cause of death: Died of wounds received in action

Location of fatality: Mexico City, Mexico