Olmsted, Ashbell Warren

Rank: Corporal

Unit: D Co and Band, 2d Cavalry

Enlisted: 12 March 1900 in Worchester, Massachusetts. He was 22 yrs 2 mos.

Date of birth: 18 December 1877

Hometown: Worchester, Massachusetts

Occupation prior to enlistment: Machinist

Campaign: Spanish American War

Died: 12 November 1902

Age at death: 24

Location of fatality: Fort Myer, Virginia

Place of interment: Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia

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Note: He stood 5’7½” with blue eyes, sandy hair, and fair complexion.