Mckeggan (Mckiggen), John

Rank: Private

Unit: F Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: September 14, 1839 in Boston, Massachusetts. He was 21.

Hometown: Utica, New York

Occupation prior to enlistment: Laborer

Campaign: Second Seminole War

Died: 3 April 1841

Cause of death: Dysentery and scorbutus

Location of fatality: Saint John‘s Bluff, Florida,