July 15, 1898

Reveille at 4 am. At 6 a.m. boarded an old sampan bound across the bay to establish camp at Tarnbo [Tambo]. Arrived on Bus: at 8.30 a.m. two miles from proposed camp. Lunch at 11 am. Visited the Insurgents headquarters. There had been a fight between the Spanish and the Insurgents earlier that morning and..

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Jueves 14 de Julio 1898

Hace tres días que hay completo silencio en la línea de defensa de día y de noche. Circulan noticias muy variadas sobre la escuadra de Cámara y Cervera que muchos suponen viene para acá. (...) De Aguinaldo sabemos por conducto fidedigno que ha abandonado á Cavite y se ha instalado en Bacoor, para sustraerse á..

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July 12, 1898

The 1st Battalion went on match at 6 a.rn. Corporal Egan, E Company, shot off his fingers while cleaning his rifle. I went on guard at 8 a.m. The Battalion returned at 5.30 p.m.. I made out a guard report for the first time today. Later I also heard tattoo played for the first time.

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Monday, July 11, 1898

Paterno’s long edict on autonomy (published on 4 July) has been forwarded to Cavite with a correction on a capital point by some revolutionary leaders. Paterno was saying one of the matters for discussion by the Assembly would be freedom of worship. It seems they have answered no change is to be effected on this..

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