State of Nebraska - Genealogy Trails







 List of Killed


Of the First Nebraskan Regiment in the Engagement at Manila







Chicago, Illinois, February 5. -- The Times-Herald's



Lincoln, Nebraska, special gives the following list of killed of the first Nebraska Regiment, in the battle of Manila:


James Pierce, David City, Merchant

Harry Hull, Hotel Clerk, Hastings

Davis Lagger, Lawyer

Sergt. Orrin T. Curtis, Ashland, farmer, and was at one time a member of the legislature

Charles Keck, Chadron, a wealthy stockman

A. Ballinger, son of a prominent doctor at Beatrice, and a young society man

Lewis Begler, Lincoln, Clerk

Edward Eggers, Fremont, Lawyer


The information regarding the regiment's losses was received in Lincoln in private cablegrams.







Dallas Morning News - February 6, 1899