Mccarthy, Dominick

Rank: Recruit

Unit: 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: June 18, 1850 in Newport, Kentucky. He was 29.

Hometown: Cork, Ireland

Occupation prior to enlistment: Clerk

Campaign: Plains Indian War (pre Civil War)

Died: 25 July 1850

Cause of death: Cholera

Location of fatality: on the Mississippi River,