Mexican-American War

1846 - 1848

  1.  Megquier, Job Haskell     Obit     Biography    Honor Roll    Story    Memorial     Pension
  2.  Yates, Benjamin Lafayette*   Obit     Memorial   
*Formed a Cavalry unit and outfitted it at his own expense. When he tendered his unit to the state of Illinois they had already met their quota, so they were not excepted. Looking for further info 
Additional Sources : Adjutant Generals ReportRecord of Services of Illinois Soldiers in the Black Hawk War,Vol.9; Various Chatsworth Plaindealers listing those who served