Scott, John Milton

Rank: Private

Unit: C Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: January 5, 1846 in New Orleans, Louisiana. He was 34.

Hometown: Winchendon, Massachusetts

Occupation prior to enlistment: Machinist

Campaign: Mexican American War

Died: 25 April 1846

Cause of death: fever

Location of fatality: Matamoras, Mexico