1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

 

"Service Honest and Faithful"

Discharge Paper of William E. Tracy

 

PVT William E. Tracy served in L Company of the 22nd Infantry
from December 21, 1898 to September 25, 1901.

On September 25, 1901 he was transferred
to the 70th Company of the Coastal Artillery,
from which he was discharged on December 20, 1901.

During his service with the 22nd Infantry
William Tracy took part in no less than 14 combat engagements
against the insurgency in the Philippines.

 

Model 1875-1905 cap ornament for L Company 22nd Infantry

 

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The battles, engagements, skirmishes and expeditions
listed on the above discharge paper, in which PVT Tracy took part are:

 

March 13-18, 1899----------------Guadeloupe Ridge and Pasio Pateros

March 14 & 15, 1899---------------------------------------------Near Pasig

March 18, 1899-----------------------------------Ridge in front of Pateros

March 19, 1899-----------------------------------------Near Laguna de Bay

March 25, 1899------------------------------Caloocan and Tuliahan River

March 26, 1899---------------------------------------------------------Malinta

March 31, 1899--------------------------------------------------------Malalos

April 22, 1899------------------------------------------------------Novaliches

May 2, 1899-------------------------------------------------------------Bustos

May 17, 1899-------------------------------------------------------San Isidro

May 18, 1899--------------------------------------Barrio of San Fernando

August 9, 1899------------------------------Advance from San Fernando

September 28, 1899---------------------Engagement in front of Angeles

November 10, 1899-January 17, 1900---------------General Lawton's Northern Expedition

 

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Thanks to Michael Livingston for the above items and information about his grandfather, William E. Tracy

 


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