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
Friday, June 23rd, 1899  Diary View

June 23/99 Friday
while everything is at Cavite much fighting is done across the Bay all along the line we can hear them from Morning until Night good many are visiting Manila for the last time the Nebraska went abord the Hancock to day the Senator is also comming to put provision aboard we recieved a smal Mail also the Boys are celebrating to a finnich a few of them landed in the Guard House

 

While everything is at Cavite. Much fighting is done across the bay. All along the line we can hear them from morning until night. Good many are visiting Manila for the last time. The Nebraskans went aboard the Hancock today. The Senator is also coming to put provisions aboard. We received a small mail. Also, the boys are celebrating to a finish, a few of them landed in the guard house.
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