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

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W Engelhard, Coriner and Benny Miller are at Manila the rest of our Wounded are in Company Quarters of duty and about 12 are laid up with sore Feet and Leg good many suffer with the Darby Itch most of our Boys are drawing new Blue Uniforms and Underwear I went on Guard at 5 o Clock it was a beautifull Night it is reportet that a heavy Battle was fought at Columpit over 600 Niggers Killed and verry smal losses on our Side. Clothing account due me for first 6 Months $54.55
June 5, 1898
Blue Blouse 50
1 pair blue Trous 232
1 brown Duck suit 198
1 Blue Shirt 194
July 1 1 Under Shirt 48
1 pair Drawer 58
2 pr Shoes 189 378
1 Campain Hat 84
1 pair Suspenders 21
3 pair of Socks 18
1 Helmet 50
Nov 1 Blue Blouse 441
1 pair Leggins gratis
3 pair Socks 18
1 Mosquito Net Gratis
2 white Duck Suit 222
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