Francis J. Brooke
Francis J. Brooke (1802-1837) - Born circa 1802 in Virginia. A U.S. Army infantry officer, 6th U.S. Infantry, who died 25 Dec 1837, at the battle of Okee-cho-bee, Florida.
1st Lt. Francis J. Brooke was one of four officers killed on Christmas day, 1837, while advancing against hostile Seminole Indians at the battle of Okee-cho-bee, Florida. He is buried in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, Misssouri.