Richardson, William W.

Rank: Private

Unit: K Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: October 8, 1857 in Baltimore, Maryland. He was 22.

Hometown: Baltimore, Maryland

Occupation prior to enlistment: Laborer

Campaign: Plains Indian War (pre Civil War)

Died: 10 September 1859

Cause of death: Delirium tremens

Location of fatality: Fort Kearny, Nebraska Territory,