Philsa, John

Rank: Private

Unit: 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: August 29, 1836 in Saint Louis, Missouri. He was 30.

Hometown: Fayette, Pennsylvania

Occupation prior to enlistment: Soldier

Campaign: Second Seminole War

Died: 10 October 1837

Cause of death: Drowned

Location of fatality: Mississippi River,