Vanhooks Or Van Hook, John S

Rank: Corporal

Unit: B Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: April 14, 1845 in Saint Louis, Missouri. He was 21.

Hometown: Hillsborough, North Carolina

Occupation prior to enlistment: Farmer

Campaign: Mexican American War

Died: 22 October 1847

Cause of death: Consumption

Location of fatality: Mexico City, Mexico