Rider, Marshall V.

Rank: Private

Unit: K Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: October 13, 1854 in Nashville, Tennessee. He was 21.

Hometown: McMinn County, Illinois

Occupation prior to enlistment: Farmer

Campaign: Plains Indian War (pre Civil War)

Died: 3 September 1855

Cause of death: Missing in action

Location of fatality: Blue Water River, Kansas Territory,