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
Saturday, November 5th, 1898  Diary View

November 5/96 Saturday
It has raigned all Night and it raignen most of the day we had a short drill in the morning but on account of the Rain had no Inspection we have fresh Meat for to day in the afternoon the 10th Pa is playing Ball with the South Dacota but had to quit on a/c of the Rain but postponed the Game every thing is quiet around our Quarters Hustead is the only one on the Sick List


It has rained all night and raining for most of the day. We had a short drill in the morning; but, on account of the rian had no inspection. We have fresh meat for today. In the afternoon, 10th Pa. is playing [base]ball with the South Dakota [team] but had to quit on account of the rain so the game was postponed. Everything is quiet around our quarters. [Frank] Hustead is the only one on the sick list.
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