O’brien, Michael

Rank: Private

Unit: A Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: August 21, 1854 in New York, New York. He was 27.

Hometown: Clare, Ireland

Occupation prior to enlistment: Laborer

Campaign: Plains Indian War (pre Civil War)

Died: 23 February 1859

Cause of death: Aneurism

Location of fatality: Camp Floridaoyd, Utah Territory,