German spelling of last name was Braendle
After arriving in the United States he worked as a laborer until he enlisted in the 7th U.S. Cavalry on 8 October 1873.
He was on detached assignment from his company, which was Company C, commanded by Capt. Thomas Custer when the Battle of the Little Big Horn was fought, Most likely he would have died on that hill that day.
Parents: Jakob Friedrich Braendle and Johanna Magdealena Pfisterer
Mary Braendle Sieger
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