History of the Second regiment Illinois volunteer infantry from organization to muster-out

Front Cover
Horace Wilbert Bolton
R.R. Donnelley & sons company, 1899 - Spanish-American War, 1898 - 444 pages
0 Reviews
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 319 - At the breaking out of the Spanish-American war he was among the first to respond to the call of duty and as a military sugeon he deservedly held high rank.
Page 192 - Emerson is a graduate and a member of the faculty of the College of Physicians and Surgeons, is a practicing physician in this city, is an...
Page 125 - ... that you will obey the orders of the Commander-in-Chief and such officers as may be placed over you, and the laws governing the military forces of Iowa— so help you God.
Page 124 - ... command at any port of Cuba in possession of the United States is empowered to issue a permit to a resident of Cuba who owns a vessel, which shall entitle such vessel to engage in the coasting trade of the island: Provided, That the owner and master of such vessel shall upon oath before such officer entirely renounce and abjure all allegiance and fidelity to the King of Spain or to any other foreign prince, state, or sovereignty whatever.
Page 89 - I will serve them honestly and faithfully against all their enemies or opposers whomsoever ; and that I will observe and obey the orders of the President of the United States, and the orders of the officers appointed over me, according to the Rules and Articles of War.
Page 319 - ... 1872. His father died when he was an infant, and at the age of about four years he was brought from his native land to Chicago, where he lived until his death. He received an education in the public schools of Chicago, and at the age of fifteen years obtained employment in a law office. In 1893 he graduated from the law department of Lake Forest University and was admitted to the Bar in 1894. In 1895 he took a post-graduate course with his Alma Mater. On August 15, 1900, he was married to Caroline...
Page 317 - At the age of six years he moved, with his parents to Wisconsin, and later settled on a farm near Marshall.
Page 360 - Mass., in 1833, and was educated in the public and high schools of that city.
Page 178 - Marks as a token of the regard in which he is held by the Board of Supervisors of the City and County of San Francisco.
Page 89 - I will bear true and faithful allegiance to the Government of the United States existing in the Island of Cuba, and that I will faithfully and obediently perform my duty as a member of the police force of Havana, under the said Government. So help me God.

Bibliographic information