Marheinela, Franz

Rank: Private

Unit: I Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: January 3, 1846 in Austin, Texas. He was 24.

Occupation prior to enlistment: Laborer

Campaign: Mexican American War

Died: 15 April 1847

Age at death: 25

Cause of death: killed riding for the express

Location of fatality: National Bridge and Vera Cruz, Mexico