Diary of William Herman Wilhelm

Pumping Station, Aug. 7th, Monday, 1899

Left Bacoor on 3d: remained in Manila till morning of 5th, when reported here — 10 mi. e. of Manila — for duty with new Regt. 21st: am Captain of “B” Company — 4 cos. here commanded by Capt. Bonesteel, balance of Regt. at Calamba where we expect soon to move. Heavy rains daily for last week. Am practically well.