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
Wednesday, November 16th, 1898  Diary View

Nov 16/98 Wednesday
This is another niece clear day and are able to goe through all drills we are able to get fresh Meat ashore we have 12 Men on Outpost and 2 Men on Brigade Guard Brown left the Kitchen on Monday and Basket took his place. Tucker Knight who has served 5 days in the Guard House and paid a fine of $3.00 is relieved Hustead Murphie and Wilson are on the sick List the Ball Game was postponed until some time later

 

This is another nice clear day and we are able to go through all our drills. We were able to get fresh meat ashore. We have twelve men on outpost andtwo men on Brigade guard. [????] Brown left the kitchen on Monday and Basket took his place. Tucker Knight, who has served five days in the guard house and paid a fine of $3.00 is relieved. [Frank] Hustead, [Jesse] Murphy and Rollie Wilson are on the sick list. The ball game was postponed until some time later.
Soldiers mentioned
on this date:

HUSTEAD, Frank H.
MURPHY, Jesse
WILSON, Rollie

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