Showman, David R.

Rank: Private

Unit: D Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: June 25, 1849 in Baltimore, Maryland. He was 21.

Hometown: Martinsburg, Virginia

Occupation prior to enlistment: Shoemaker

Campaign: Plains Indian War (pre Civil War)

Died: 5 August 1849

Location of fatality: Jefferson Barracks, Missouri,