Smith, Clarke

Rank: Private

Unit: E Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: December 6, 1836 in New York, New York. He was 22.

Date of birth: 1814

Hometown: Atboy [Athboy], , Ireland

Occupation prior to enlistment: Glasscutter

Campaign: Second Seminole War

Died: 6 February 1838

Cause of death: Disease unknown

Location of fatality: Fort Mellon, Florida

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Place of interment: Saint Augustine National Cemetery in Saint Augustine, Florida