Pennsylvania Volunteers
in the Spanish-American War

1898-1899

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Pennsylvania Soldiers of the Fifth Regiment

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5th PA Regt "W" Surnames


Name, Rank, Company, Residence, Date of Enrollment, Promotions,
Mustered in Date, Mustered Out Date or Date of Death.



WADE, Joseph, Private, Co. L; Residence: Philipsburg, Pa.; Enrolled July 13, 1898; Mustered In July 14, 1898; Promoted Corporal; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WAGNER, George E., Private, Co. G; Residence: Lewistown, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania); Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company A.s Corporal Nov. 7, 1898.

WAGNER, Wilber L., Private, Co. B; Residence: Milesburg, Pa.; Enrolled June 28, 1898; Mustered in June 28, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WAHL, Frederick W., Private, Co. C; Residence: Altoona, Pa.; Enrolled June 21, 1898; Mustered In June 21, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WAKEFIELD, George W., lst Lieutenant, Co. D; Residence: Blairsyi1le, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania); . Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WAKEFIELD, Louis A., Private, Co. H; Residence: New Florence, Pa.; Enrolled May 9, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WALKER, Israel T., Private, Co. H; Residence: Shelocta, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania); Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WALKER, Lewis A., Private, Co. B; Residence: Rebersburg, Pa.; Enrolled June 27, 1898; Mustered in June 27, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WALLACE, Frank, Private, Co. B; Residence: Milesburg, Pa.; Enrolled June 28, 1898; Mustered in June 28, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WALSH, John, Sergeant Co. C; Residence: Hollidaysburg, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania); Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Promoted 1st Sergeant June 28, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WALTERS, Lloyd W., Private, Co. C; Residence: Duncansville, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania); Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WALTON, Oliver T., Private, Co. D; Residence: Saltsburg, Pa.; Enrolled May 9, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with Co. Nov. 7, 1898.

WANGAMAN, Milton R., Private, Co. D; Residence: Saltsburg, Pa.; Enrolled May 9, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Transferred to U. S. Signal Corps July 12, 1898.

WAPLE, Charles R., Private, Co. E; Residence: Wa1laceton, Pa.; Enrolled May 9, 1898;. Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WARF, George, Private, Co. C; Residence: Greenwood Furnace, Pa.; Enrolled June 29, 1898, Mustered in June 29, 1898. Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WARFEL, William G., Private, Co. A; Residence: Huntingdon, Pa.; Enrolled May 7, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WARING, Charles T:, Private, CO. B; Residence: Philipsburg, Pa.; Enrolled May 7, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WARNER, George N., Private, Co. M; Residence: New oxford, Pa.; Enrolled July 15, 1898; Mustered in July 20, 1898; Promoted Corporal Aug. 1, 1898; Sergeant Sept. 1, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WATSON, Harry W., Corp, Co. F; Residence: Indiana, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania); Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WATSON, John L., 2d Lieutenant, Co. E; Residence: Clearfield, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania); Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WATSON, Robert W. K., Private, Co. M; Residence: Fairfield, Pa.; Enrolled July 18, 1898; Mustered in July W, 1898; Mustered out with Co. Nov. 7, 1898.

WAY, William C., Private, Co. E; Residence: Ci1rwensville, Pa. (N.Q. P.); Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WEATHERBY, Edmund S. J., Private, Co. G; Residence: Millville, N. J.;.Enrolled June 29, 1898; Mustered in June 29, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WEAVER, Calvin, Private, Co. E; Residence: Newtonburg, Pa.; Enrolled June 21, 1898; Mustered In June 21, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WEAVER, Edward W., Corporal, Co. D; Residence: Blairsville, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania) ; Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WEAVER, George D., Private, Co. M; Residence: Newry, Pa.; Enrolled July 15, 1898; Mustered in July 20, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WEAVER, Hilarion C., Corporal, Co. H; Residence: Johnstown, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania) ; Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; M. 0. with Co. Nov. 7, 1898.

WEAVER, Howard, Private, Co. I; Residence: Hopewell, Pa.; Enrolled July 6, 1898; Mustered in July 8, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WEAVER, John E., Private, Co. F; Residence: Homer City, Pa.; Enrolled May 9, 1898; Mustered In May 11, 1898; Appointed Wagoner June 1, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WEAVER, John F., Jr., Private, Co. E; Residence: Clearfield, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania); Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Promoted Corporal June 27, 1 89,8; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WEAVER, John J., Private, Co. E; Residence: Fairbrook, Pa.; Enrolled June 27, 1898; Mustered in June 27, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 1, 1898.

WEAVER, Louis S., Private, Co. M; Residence: Newry, Pa.; Enrolled July 18, 1898; Mustered In July 20, 1898; Promoted Sergeant Aug. 1, 1898; reduced to Private, Sept. 1, 1898, at his own request; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WEAVER, Thomas M., Sergeant Co. D; Residence: Blairsville, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania) ; Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Promoted to Quarter Master Sergeant June3, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WEBB, Charles R., Private, Co. K; Residence: Draper, Pa.; Enrolled July l2, 1898; Mustered in July 14, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WEBER, Carl E., Sergeant Co. G; Residence: Lewistown, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania) ; Enrolled April Z7, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WEBER, Clarence, Pliv. Co. L; Residence: Clearfield, Pa.; Enrolled July 13, 1898; Mustered In July 14, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WECHTENHISER, Isaiah, Private, Co. I; Residence: Berlin, Pa.; Enrolled July 5, 1898; Mustered in July 8, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WEIGHT, David W., Private, Co. C; Residence: Altoona, Pa.; Enrolled June 20, 1898; Mustered In June 20, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WEIMER, Benton H., Private, Co. D; Residence: Blairsville, Pa.; Enrolled June 24, 1898; Mustered in June 24, 1898;. Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WEINEL, Aldis L., Private, Co. D; Residence: Paulton, Pa.; Enrolled June 24, 1898; Mustered In June 24, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WEIRICK, Frank X., Private, Co. M; Residence: Gettysburg, Pa.; Enrolled July 15, 1898; Mustered in July 21, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WELCH, Leon E., Private, Co. K; Residence: Elk Run, Pa.; Enrolled July 11, 1898; Mustered In July 14, 1898; Appointed Corporal July 23, 1898, G. 0. 8 current series Regiment ; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WELCH, Walter, Private, Co. E; Residence: Houtzdale, Pa.; Enrolled May 9, 1898; Mustered In May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WELD, John H., Private, Co. E; Residence: Glen Hope, Pa.; Enrolled June 21, 1898; Mustered In June 21, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WELSHONS, George E. Private, Co. H; Residence: New Florence, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania); Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Promoted Corp .June 28, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WELTY, Charles R., Private, Co. M; Residence: Gettysburg, Pa.; Enrolled July 15, 1898; Mustered in July 20, 1898; Promoted Corporal Aug. 1, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WEST, John F., Captain, Co. C; Residence: Hollidaysburg, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania) ; Enrolled April 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898;. Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WEST, Vickroy, Private, Co. H; Residence: Johnstown, Pa.; Enrolled May 4, 1898; Mustered In May 11, 1898; M. 0. with Co. Nov. 7, 1898.

WEST, William S., Private, Co. I; Residence: Listie, Pa.; Enrolled July 7, 1898; Mustered in July 8, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WEST, William W., Private, Co. H; Residence: Johnstown, Pa.; Enrolled June 27, 1898; Mustered In June 27, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WESTBROOK, Edsal M., Private, Co. K; Residence: Tioga, Pa.; Enrolled July 12, 1898; Mustered in July 14, 1898; Promoted Corporal July 23, 1898, General Order 8 current series Regiment; May 11 with Co. Nov. 7, 1898.

WESTON, Forest M., Private, Co. B; Residence: Olivia, Pa.; Enrolled June 27, 1898; Mustered In June 27, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WETZEL, Lewis G., Private, Co. B; Residence: Marion Centre, Pa.; Enrolled May 9, 1898; Mustered in May ti, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov, 7, 1898.

WHEELER, Lewis A., lst Sergeant Co. F; Residence: Indiana, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania) ; Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov; 7, 1898.

WHIPPLE, George, Private, Co. L; Residence: DuBois, Pa.; Enrolled July 14, 1898; Mustered in July 14, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WHITE, Joseph C., Private, Co. F; Residence: Crete, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania) ; Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Promoted Corporal June 28, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WHITE, Ray D., Private, Co. A; Residence: Pittsburg, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania) ; Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Promoted Corporal June 28, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WHITE, William G., Private, Co. A; Residence: FittSburg, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania) ; Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WHITTARER, Clarence H., Private, Co. A; Residence: Huntingdon, Pa.; Enrolled May 7, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WHITTAKER, Ralph R., Private, Co. A; Residence: Huntingdon, Pa.; Enrolled May 7, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WIGGINS, Robert H., 2d Lieutenant, Co. D; Residence: Blairsville, Pa. ('N..G. P.); Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; ProMustered In stLieutenant, Co. L, 5t!;l Regiment July 31, 1898; Mustered out with company L Nov. 7, 1898.

WILCOX, Charles C., Private, Co. D; Residence: Saltsburg, Pa.; Enrolled June 24, 1898; Mustered in June 24, 1898; M;. 0. with Co. Nov. 7, 1898.

WILES, Clayton B., Private, Co. C; Residence: Altoona, Pa.; Enrolled May 10, 1898; Mustered In May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WILEY. Hugh R., Private, Co. D; Residence: Blairsville, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania); Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Discharged May 23, 1898, per Special Order 115 Adjutant General's Office

WILEY, Scott A., Corporal, Co, D; Residence: Blacklick, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania); Enrolled Apri.l 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WILKES, Roy, Private, Co. K; Residence: Landrus, Pa.; Enrolled July 12, 1898; Mustered in July 14, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov, 7, 1898.

WILLHELM, William V., Private, Co. F; Residence: Indiana, Pa.; Enrolled June 22, 1898; Mustered in June 22, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WILLIAMS, George W., Private, Co. K; Residence: Forksville, Pa.; Enrolled July 12, 1898; Mustered in July 14, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WILLIAMS, HarriBon G., Private, Co. B; Residence: Howard, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania); Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WILLIAMS, Henry Clay, Private, Co. L; Residence: DuBois, Pa.; Enrolled July 13, 1898; Mustered in July 14, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WILLIAMS, Lawrence 0., Private, Co. F; Residence: Kenwood, Pa.; Enrolled June 2", 1898; Mustered in June 22, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 1, 1898.

WILLIAMS, Maurice, Private, Co. M; Residence: Gettysburg, Pa.; Enrolled July 15, 1898; Mustered in July 20, 1898; Promoted Sergeant Aug. 1, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WILLIA-MS, Robert S., Private, Co. A; Residence: Altoona, Pa.; Enrolled June 21, 1898; Mustered in June 21, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WILLIAMS, William, Private, Co. B; Residence: Bellefonte, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania); Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Promoted Corporal May 16, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WILLIAMSON, Richard W., Private, Co. A; Residence: Huntingdon, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania) ; Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Promoted Corporal June 28, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WILLARD, George F., Private, Co. L; Residence: DuBois, Pa.; Enrolled July 13, 1898; Mustered in July 14, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898. WILSON, George H., Private, Co. D; Residence: Blairsville, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania) ; Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WILSON, John D. Private, Co. F; Residence: Indiana, Pa.; Enrolled June 22, 1898; Mustered In June 22, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov, 7, 1898.

WINGERT, Samuel T., Private, Co. F; Residence: Marchand, Pa.; Enrolled June 23, 1898; Mustered in June 22, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WISE, James, Private, Co. M.; Residence: Gettysburg, Pa.; Enrolled July 15, 1898; Mustered In July 20, 1898; Promoted Corporal Aug. 1, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WOLESLAGLE, John A., Private, Co. A; Residence: Altoona, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania); Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WOLF, Robert H., Private, Co. H; Residence: Johnstown, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania); Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WOLF, William N., Private, Co. H; Residence: Johnstown, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania); Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WOMER, Francis M., Private, Co. G; Residence: Lewistown, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania) ; Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Died in Hospital, Chickamauga, Ga., July 22, 1898.

WOODEND, J. W., Private, Co. D; Residence: Indiana, Pa.; Enrolled June 24, 1898; Mustered In June 24, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WOODRUFF, Lucian D., Jr., Private, Co. H; Residence: Johnstown, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania) ; Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Promoted Corporal June 28, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WOODWARD, Americus H., Captain, Co. E; Residence: Clearfield, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania); Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in May 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WRIGHT, Charles F., Private, Co. I; Residence: Somerset, Pa.; Enrolled July 4, 1898; Mustered in July 8, 1898; May 11- with Co. Nov. 7, 1898.

WRIGHT, Nelson A., Private, Co. I; Residence: Addison, Pa.; Enrolled July 5, 1898; Mustered in July 8, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WRIGHT, Roscoe M., Private, Co. A; Residence: Huntingdon, Pa. (National Guard of Pennsylvania); Enrolled April 27, 1898; Mustered in Mar 11, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WRYE, Charles W., Private, Co. E; Residence: Morrisdale Mines, Pa.; Enrolled June 21, 1898; Mustered in June 21, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.

WYLAND, Daniel D., Private, Co. G; Residence: Burnham, Pa.; Enrolled June 29, 1898; Mustered in Julie 29, 1898; Mustered out with company Nov. 7, 1898.


Source: Record of Pennsylvania Volunteers in the Spanish-American War, 1898, Thomas J. Stewart, Adjutant General, 1900.



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