Witmore, William

Rank: Private

Unit: C Co, 2d Dragoons

Enlisted: October 4, 1839 in New York, New York. He was 24.

Hometown: Utica, New York

Occupation prior to enlistment: Soldier

Campaign: Second Seminole War

Died: 1 February 1842

Cause of death: Suicide – with gun

Location of fatality: Fort Jesup, Louisiana,