Puett, Joseph B.

Rank: Private

Unit: D Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: April 23, 1845 in Fort Jesup, Louisiana. He was 34.

Hometown: Bird, North Carolina

Occupation prior to enlistment: Farmer

Campaign: Texas Occupation

Died: 18 July 1845

Cause of death: Killed in action by Indians

Location of fatality: Fort Jesup, Louisiana,