Section 2
Morris Co. Up


Defenders of National Honor

Roll of men from Morristown, New Jersey, and vicinity, who served in the United States army and navy in the Spanish-American War, commencing April 21, 1898, and closing August 12 of the same year.

Section 1 - A-H

Section 2 J-W

JORDAN, William J., Company B, 10th US Infantry. Residence, Flatbush, NY

JAMIESON, J. Paul, Company G, 12th NY Vol. Infantry. Residence, Morristown.

JAMIESON, Daniel, Jr., Company G, 6th Regiment National Guard of NJ, transferred to the 3d NJ National Guard. Mustered into Company M, 3d NJ Vol. Infantry. Residence, Morristown.

JENSEN, Mauritius, Company A, 12th NY Vol. Infantry. Residence, Morristown.

KEEPERS, William, Company B, 14th NY Vol. Infantry. After mustered out he re-enlisted in the US Navy, serving on the training ships "Constellation" and "Alliance."

KINSEY, Theodore F., Company B, 201st NY Vol. Infantry. Residence, Morristown.

KIMBARK, Alexander, Sergeant, Company K, 12th NY Vol. Infantry. After discharge he re-enlisted and served in the Philippines.

LAVALLE, Raoul A., served as private mounted orderly to Col. E.B. Pullman, Chief Quartermaster of the US force in the Porto Rican campaign. Residence, Morristown.

LETCHER, Charles E., Company M, 2d NY Vol. Infantry. Residence, Morristown.

LINDABURY, J. Frederick, Troop D, 4th US Cavalry. Regiment served in the Philippines.

LITTLE, George J., Troop A, NY Vol. Cavalry. Residence, Morristown.

MACK, William, Company M, 2d NJ Vol. Infantry. Residence, Morristown.

MEEKER, Frank S., Company G, 3d NJ Vol. Infantry. Son of a Civil War veteran who served in Company F, 15th NJ Vol. Infantry. Residence, Morristown.

MAHER, Patrick, US Marines, on board the battleship "Indiana."

MASON, Edward J., US Navy on board the "Vermont," transferred to the battleship "Indiana." After discharge, he re-enlisted in Company L, 6th US Infantry.

MASKER, George W., Company M, 2d NJ Vol. Infantry.

MATHER, Sidney J., Troop A, NY Vol. Company.

McGRAW, John, NJ Naval Reserve, Eastern Disiion, on board the auxiliary cruiser "Badger." Residence, Madison.

usa-clear.gif (10636 bytes)MOORE, Patrick, Sergeant, Company B, 8th US Infantry. Notwithstanding his term of service expired before the close of the Santiago campaign, he remained with his regiment until the war closed; and, contracting the tropical fever, he was brough home in an greatly emaciated condition. Before he had completely regained his strength, Moore re-enlisted in Company G, 12th US Infantry. In the Philippines he participated with his regiment in several engagements.  Moore, having been stricken with enteric fever, a form of typhoid, was placed on board the Hospital ship "Missouri" and, about the middle of December, 1899, started homeward through the Pacific ocean. On January 25, 1900, he succumbed to the disease, dying in mid-ocean. He was born in Morristown, January 28, 1876. On March 10 1900 the funeral services were held in the Church of the Assumption.

Requiescat in pace.

NUNN, Ernest, Corporal, Company D, 201st NY Vol. Infantry. Residence, Chatham.

OVERDORF, Newton T., Company C, 1st Division Hospital. Hospital Corps of 7th Army Corps.

RODERMOND, J. Edward, Company G, 3d NJ Vol. Infantry. Residence, Morristown.

SAYRES, John M.B., Company A, 28th US Vol. Infantry. Served with is regiment in the Philippines.

SMITH, Augustus W., Company M, 2d NJ Vol. Infantry. Residence, Morristown.

SMITH, J. Condit, Battery A, Missouri Light Artillery. Son of Col. John C. Smith, deceased, who served in the Civil War. Residence, Troy Hills.

STEINBUSHCL, Ernest W., Company B, 2d Division Hospital. Hospital Corps of 7th Army Corps.

STOPFORD, C. Frederick, Corporal, Company D, 201st NY Vol. Infantry. Residence, Chatham.

SULLIVAN, John, Hospital Corps of 7th Army Corps.

SUTTON, James R., Company M, 2d NJ Vol. Infantry. Residence, Morristown.

TALMADGE, John H., Company M, 71st NY Vol. Infantry. Residence, Madison

THEILE, Theodore H., Company E, US Vol. Engineers.

TOWLEN, J. Horace, Troop H, 3d US Cavalry.

THOMPSON, Allyn H., Company A, 3d NJ Vol. Infantry. Residence, Morristown.

THOMPSON, John R., Company K, US Vol. Engineers.

TITUS, Ferdinand J., NJ Naval Reserve, Eastern Division, on board the auxiliary cruiser "Badger". Residence, Madison.

TRENT, Decatur, Company L, 2d NJ Vol. Infantry.

TROWBRIDGE, Robert, Company M, 2d NJ Vol. Infantry.

TYSON, Walter S., Corporal, Company D, 201st NY Vol. Infantry. Son of a Civil War veteran. Residence, Chatham.

VANATTA, George S., Company B, 1st Division Hospital. Hospital Corps of 7th Army Corps.

VAN DYKE, J. Edward, Corporal, Company G, 3d NJ Vol. Infantry. Residence, Morristown.

VAN GILDER, David C., Company G, 3d NJ Vol. Infantry. Residence, Morristown.

VAN WINKLE, George S., Company A, 1st Division Hospital. Hospital Corps of 7th Army Corp.

WESCHLER, Charles H., Company F, 14th NY Vol. Infanctry. Re-enlisted in Company H, 39th US Vol. Infanctyr. Son of a Franco-Prussian War veteran, who served in the German army.

WHITEHEAD, Rufus G., Company G, 3d NJ Vol. Infantry. Son of a Civil War veteran. Residence, Morristown.


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