Kneffel, Alexander E

Rank: Private

Unit: L Trp, 2d Cavalry

Enlisted: May 24, 1898 in Saint Louis, Missouri. He was 25 yrs 5 mos.

Date of birth: 30 December 1872

Hometown: St. Louis, Missouri

Occupation prior to enlistment: Carpenter

Campaign: Spanish American War

Died: 25 August 1898

Age at death: 24

Cause of death: Typhoid fever and malaria contracted in Cuba

Location of fatality: Fort McPherson, Georgia

Place of interment: Bellefontaine Cemetery in Saint Louis, Missouri

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