Diary of John Henry Asendorf

Thursday, July 28th, 1898

This is a beautiful Morning and at 9am we returned to Camp where we just arived in time to see the Astor Battery landing We arived at Camp at 10 am verry tired and hungry after Breakfast we all went in our dog tents to get some rest and slepp this day we are exused from duty I am still subjected to Cramps all day and was verry sick in the Evening we went on Guard again the same men are on the sick List

This is a beautiful morning and at 9:00 a.m. we returned to camp where we just arrived in time to see the Astor Battery landing. We arrived at camp at 10:00 a.m. very tired and hungry. After breakfast we all went into our dog tents to get some rest and sleep. This day we are excused from duty. I am still subjected to cramps all day and was very sick. In the evening we went on guard again and the same men are on the sick list.