Reached Batangas 11 a.m. 23d – embarked on evening of 26th, transport “Kilpatrick”. Sailed 2 a.m. 27th for Lucena where we are now disembarking 2 Cos of 46th vols. I am in command of vessel which is one of the finest. Will leave Lt. Ball and detachment from “B” Co. at Catinauan, then proceed to Guinayangan with balance of Co. after having distributed H Co. at Laguimanoc, Pitoga and Unisan.
William Herman Wilhelm
(1867 — 1901), Captain, Company B, 21st U.S. Infantry. Killed in action in the Philippines.All Posts