Spanish American War Veterans from Crawford County


Soldier Unit Rank Notes Contact
Isaac M. BLAKE 1st U.S Cavalry Private Enlisted 10 March, 1899, discharged 15 February, 1902. Click here to see Isaac's VFW Registration Form.  
Charles McCOY 161st Indiana Volunteer Infantry Private Enlisted June, 1898, discharged April, 1899. Click here to see Charles' VFW Registration Form.  
Philip Orestes FISHER Company G, 9th Illinois Infantry   Enlisted 28 June, 1898. Honorably discharged 20 May, 1899. Karyl Fisher
William Albert (Dick) Hendricks Company B, 11th Regiment of Infantry Corporal Born February 15, 1883 in Hornsby, Macoupin County, Illinois, served three years in the Spanish American War, being stationed part of the time in Cuba. After an honorable discharge, he came to Palestine as fireman on the Illinois Central Railroad in November, 1910. William died October 31, 1947 in Chicago, and is buried at Palestine Cemetery, LaMotte Twp. Source: his obituary, and I have a picture of him in his uniform. Georgia Ferry
John R. SIMONS Company L, 4th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Private Enlisted 21 June, 1898, discharged 1899. Click here to see John's VFW Registration Form.  
Albert WILSON Company G, 4th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Corporal Enlisted 28 June, 1898, discharged 20 May, 1899. Click here to see Albert's VFW Registration Form.  
John Spencer WOODWORTH Company D, 39 USV Infantry Private Enlisted 21 September, 1898, discharged 6 May, 1901. Click here to see John's VFW Registration Form.  


This page last updated on February 05, 2015.