Oetker,

Rank: Private

Unit: F Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: November 29, 1846 in New York, New York. He was 27.

Hometown: Osnabrick, Hanover] , Germany

Occupation prior to enlistment: Bookbinder

Campaign: Mexican American War

Died: 11 September 1847

Cause of death: Executed as a deserter

Location of fatality: St. Angela ,