1899-Death of Pvt. Joseph SPAETH
In the 13 March 1899, Brooklyn(NY)Eagle newspaper was the following:
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Dateline:Manila, Philippine Islands
March 12-Died of his wounds rec'd in action.
Pvt. Joseph SPAETH Co G., 1st Wyoming
This would have been during Spanish-American War or the Philippine Insurrection. I am not related to the above.