Porter, William

Rank: Private

Unit: A Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: March 20, 1845 in Fort Jesup, Louisiana. He was 24.

Hometown: Leicestershire, England

Occupation prior to enlistment: Soldier

Campaign: Mexican American War

Died: 12 May 1847

Age at death: 26

Cause of death: Died of wounds received in action

Location of fatality: Veracruz,