Steegar, Edward

Rank: Private

Unit: A Trp, 2d Cavalry

Enlisted: August 2, 1899 in Rochester, New York. He was 22 yrs.

Hometown: Lansing, Michigan

Occupation prior to enlistment: Clerk

Campaign: Spanish American War

Died: 1 October 1899

Cause of death: Typhoid fever

Location of fatality: Matanzas, Cuba