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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during this Engagement the following where in Hospital Lt Howard Jessy Murphie Hustead and W Howard sick or on Guard in Quarters Cuddy Collins Jno Broron Kramer Georg Miller McMaster Shrock Herrington Berry Miller Jno Barnes & Lt. Woods but who went out on the Battlefield on Febr 13th. taken to the Hospital sins the Battle Robert Curry McMaster Carl Debold and Rockwell during all these days the Weather was terrible hot and we had to carry our Water for over a Mile and then boil it but had plenty of Field Ration Febr 14/99
We have the same Weather and are occupying the same place we have freash Meat issued in the morning every thing is quiet all day and we all are Enjoying Campy life on the Firing line but things looks suspiscious in the Woods around us we can see Rebels sprouting around in all direction and our Officer a Attack in the Even and right they where while we where eating Souper the fired Volley after Volley into us but shot a little too
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