Rawson, John William

Rank: Corporal

Unit: G Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: November 30, 1836 in Troy, New York. He was 22.

Date of birth: 1814

Hometown: Wellsborough [Wellsboro], New York

Occupation prior to enlistment: Gentleman

Campaign: Second Seminole War

Died: 8 May 1837

Cause of death: Dysentery

Location of fatality: Fort Mellon, Florida,

Place of interment: Saint Augustine National Cemetery in Saint Augustine, Florida