Potter, Jeremiah

Rank: Private

Unit: D Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: May 25, 1836 in Fort Jesup, Louisiana. He was 12.

Occupation prior to enlistment: Minor

Campaign: Second Seminole War

Died: 10 August 1836

Age at death: 12 yrs

Cause of death: Died of wounds received in action

Location of fatality: Welika Pond, Florida,