Spanish American War - US Regiments from Indiana (general info) - dtd 9 Mar 1899

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Spanish American War - US Regiments from Indiana (general info) - dtd 9 Mar 1899 - " 4' '. - - In in a - It - - - - - to - - )...
" 4' '. - - In in a - It - - - - - to - - ) MUSTBR OUT ORDERED ALL VOLUNTEERS BERVINO IN CUlU WILL HE DlfiCHAItOED, W THE TWO INDIANA HKOIMKNTH INCLUDED IN THE LIHT - rt A ItKDt'CTION 'OF THE FORCES IN CUIIA DEKMED ADyiB' AiiLti. " ' '"'' ': ;; WAfilllNOTON, March . - Ordrs were Issued at the war department today today for the Twelfth New Tork Infan - try, now at Matenxaa, Cuba, to tabs passage on tbs transport Berlin for (New York city, where It will be. mus tered out. Thl Is the beginning of a general movement, for the muster nut of all the volunteer troops stationed in Cuba and Indicates that the administration administration believes that the tlm haa - jeonw when tt can aafely reduce - He military force In Cuba. The fact that the rainy season la not far off I a potent reason for the early tecall of the volunteer troops In Cuba. The homeward movement will have to be gradual, because of tbs limited transportation facilities now ft the dlsoaal of the war department. The various regiments will be brought home, however, as rapidly aa ths available troop hlp can make the trips between the Island and various porta In the United blates selected for their disembarkation. There at now about 15,000 volunteer volunteer In Cuba, and their withdrawal will leave about regular troops there for the enforcement of ths policy policy of ths administration for tbs establishment establishment of a stable government on (he Island. , Ths volunteer troops now On garrison Ijutri jn Cuba and under muster out fOraers inctuue tne following orgsnaia - tlonsl ' Second Illinois, iwth Indiana, Fourth Illinois, ltlst Indiana. Ninth Illinois. Fourth Iowa, Third Kentucky, Thirty - first Michigan. Second Loulslan. Klxth Mlssouft; ETfhth - MschusU, Twelfth New Tork. First North Carolina. Carolina. Third Nebraska, Second South Carolina. Fourth - Tenneasee. Fourth Virginia. First Texas. Sixth ' Ohio. Heroin! and Third t'nlle.l Platen volunteer volunteer eriKlneero: Second and Fifth J United Hlatvvi)luntcw, Infautry. and the Second. Third. Kleventh. Twelfth. Thirteenth. Fifteenth. Rixteeath and Seventeenth companies of the signal i, irpe As yel n. order have been lrUed for the muster nut of these reglmi with the exception of the TerslfllrlCt Trfcbui: u is: Mrted;;.guac3i: t Yoinial orders' will be Iseued In th COS of all the organlxatlnn named 'with In the next few days. - 80LDIERS PAY DELINQUENT HAVANA March (.The American eordlera' pay for February la delayed, the authorities awaiting cash which Is expected hern by a transport. Chief Paymaster Htnllri Ir paying the officers officers In checks, which are subject to tbe local discount of 1 per cent The officers complstn, but the hankers will not buy checks on New York at par, exchange going the other way. Ttcnil mors to' transfer money - f not New York to Havana than from New York to London. ,.' - iMr lir'swif OEN. X'KEE TO BE DISCHABOED. MACON fla.. March t - The Tenth Immune, colored, were mustered oUt here to - day, the work of paying them offT?e1rlnnfnirgWwt'wHk,fThs - ooU onel of the regiment held authority over the men by holding lhelfaie - 1 charge until the men Were aboard the tlraTnsTlrnKVvrarTrmaW the city or at camp. The mustering out of thl regiment leave no troop hi Maoon except those of the hospital csrp. and they will go to Augusta on (be ISth. General M'Kew and his staff will be honorably discharged from ths army set ths 16th, and Macon 'will bs wlthouj. any. troops at all until 'the return return of Ray's Immunefv - This regiment regiment la expected about' ths 10th - or ISth. ""'" "" B" ' " "

Clipped from Fort Wayne Weekly Journal09 Mar 1899, ThuPage 1

Fort Wayne Weekly Journal (Fort Wayne, Indiana)09 Mar 1899, ThuPage 1
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