"Hello and welcome to Dragoon Base! We have a troop portrait page here you will enjoy.
Scroll down and you will find one from 1990 and on the next page is one from 1992. I was in DCo 85-86. Enjoy…"
WARD, James; enlisted: December 3, 1850, New York, by Capt. Van Buren; born: Middlebury, Vermont; age: 21 yrs; occupation: farmer; blue eyes, auburn hair, fair complexion, 5’7¼”; Company H, 2d Dragoons and Company I, 1st Dragoons; discharged: December 3, 1855, Fort Thorn, New Mexico, expiration of service; rank: private; pension order No. 241,212 January 20, 1857.