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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June 18/99 Sunday
We all slept until 8 am this Morning when Breakfast Call sounded we are still tired and many sore Feet are in Evidence I believe I ruptured myself my privates are much swelled up I also have a Swelling of the Glui under my right Arm wich is verry painfull we spent most of the day resting and reading in the Evening I attented christian Endevor Meeting at Headquarters wich was well attented 12 men are on Guard
The Weather is fine but I am not a bit well reported at Sick Call and was taken off duty again Doctor says nothing but rest will cure me I cant use my right Arm at all having a big Carbuncle right under the Arm Co A B. C. & K went across the Bay to doe Garrison duty while the rest of the Troops are advancing a Sulute was fired at noon to day in Honor of Coronnations day 15 men are on Sick Book 7 are in Hospital
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