Welch, Peter

Rank: Recruit

Unit: 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: January 5, 1850 in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania. He was 23.

Hometown: Lough, Ireland

Occupation prior to enlistment: Laborer

Campaign: Plains Indian War (pre Civil War)

Died: 25 July 1850

Location of fatality: Fort Leavenworth, Kansas Territory,