Riley, Nathan

Rank: Private

Unit: C Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: July 1, 1855 in Knoxville, Tennessee. He was 28.

Hometown: Davison County, North Carolina

Occupation prior to enlistment: Stone cutter

Campaign: Plains Indian War (pre Civil War)

Died: 12 May 1856

Cause of death: diarrhea

Location of fatality: Fort Riley, Kansas Territory,