Mcdonel, John

Rank: Private

Unit: D Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: February 22, 1858 in Saint Louis, Missouri. He was 22.

Hometown: Kilcullen, Ireland

Occupation prior to enlistment: Laborer

Campaign: Plains Indian War (pre Civil War)

Died: 24 March 1859

Cause of death: Consumption

Location of fatality: Fort Laramie, Nebraska Territory,