Diary of Chriss A. Bell

April 23, 1899

Sunday. All quiet in town. 4 Cavite [natives) & Nebraska got into a mix-up. We lost about 25 men wounded & killed. Col. Stottemberg  [Stotsenberg] of Neb. and his Adjutant were killed. It seems that calvary was ambushed & Nebs. [Nebraskans] went to their support were also surrounded and had to charge as bunch to get out.