John Henry Asendorf in uniform The War Diary of John Henry Asendorf
The Story of a Pennsylvania Volunteer during the Spanish-American War in the Philippines and the Philippine American War
Thursday, May 26th, 1898  Diary View

May 26/98
from this day until June the 10th we went through our regular routine Buisnes 4 hours drill a day and Dressparade in the Evenings with the Exception of Sunday on wich the Visitors just crowded our Camp so that we scarcily had Room to walk around we recieved good Meals and plenty of Delacasis from the many Ladie Visitor all this time it has being very warm during the day but the Nights are quiet chilly and damp

 

From this day until June 10th we went through out regular business: four hours of drill a day and dress parade in the evening with the exception of Sunday when visitors crowded our camp so that we barely had room to walk around. We received good meals and plenty of delicacies from the many lady visitors. All this time it has been very warm during the day but the nights have been quite chilly and damp.
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