Unit: H Troop, 2nd Squadron, 11th Cavalry Regiment
Entered service: 8-Apr-1903
Enlisted: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Hometown: New Hope, Pennsylvania
Campaign: Philippine Insurrection
Date of casualty: 3-Aug-1902
Cause of death: Edward J. Housel died from cholera.
Location of fatality: Vigan, Philippines
Notes: Repatriated on board the Sheridan. Received in San Francisco December 15, 1904.
Place of interment: San Francisco National Cemetery, San Francisco, California, USA