Willson Or Wilson, John B.

Rank: Private

Unit: B Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: July 13, 1844 in Newport, Kentucky. He was 22.

Hometown: New Castle [Newcastle], England

Occupation prior to enlistment: Stonecutter

Campaign: Mexican American War

Died: 1 September 1846

Cause of death: Drowned

Location of fatality: Rio Grande River, Texas,