Diary of John Henry Asendorf

Wednesday, April 12th, 1899

Attended to some Buisnes for the Regiment and took the Train to Malolas at 2 p.m. found everybody well in Camp the Colonel is not verry well and has lost at least 50-60 pounds in Weight mostly all of us have lost some

I attended to some business for the regiment and took the train to Malolos a 2:00 p.m. I found everybody well in camp. The Colonel [Alexander Hawkins] is not very well and has lost at least 50-60 pounds in weight. Most all of us have lost some.