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PVT James Jacob Schildt Wentzel
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Birth: Jan. 18, 1873
Berks County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 13, 1906
Reading
Berks County
Pennsylvania, USA

Reading Eagle, Friday, January 11, 1901, Page 6.
St. Lawrence-Officers Elected.
George Wentzel received a letter from his brother, C. Wentzel, who is a trumpeter in Co. I, 1st Cavalry, located in Batanzaz, Luzon, P. I. He stated that he had the unexpected pleasure of meeting his brother Jim, who is on board the battleship Brooklyn, now lying in Manila Bay.
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U.S. Marine Corps Muster Rolls, 1798-1940
Name: James S Wentzel
Muster Date: May 1902
Enlistment Date: 8 Jul 1899
Rank: Private
Station: Uss Brooklyn, 1st Rate
Source Information: U.S. Marine Corps Muster Rolls, 1798-1940.
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Died after being kicked by a mule. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Amos Hoffman Wentzel (1847 - 1935)
  Susan Lorah Schildt Wentzel (1851 - 1933)
 
 Siblings:
  Anna Catherine Wentzel (1868 - 1872)*
  George Frederick Wentzel (1870 - 1952)*
  Amos William Wentzel (1871 - 1879)*
  James Jacob Schildt Wentzel (1873 - 1906)
  Calvin Schildt Wentzel (1874 - 1954)*
  Harry Schildt Wentzel (1876 - 1941)*
  Charles D Wentzel (1877 - 1957)*
  Thomas Clayton Wentzel (1882 - 1948)*
  Edward Schildt Wentzel (1885 - 1959)*
  Katie May Wentzel Hinnershitz (1887 - 1941)*
  Carrie R Wentzel Nice (1889 - 1964)*
  Sue Schildt Hinnershitz Wentzel (1890 - 1983)*
  Jennie M Wentzel Weaver (1891 - 1981)*
  Leroy Schildt Wentzel (1894 - 1918)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
James S. Wentzel
Born July 27.1871 Note that engraved birth date does not agree with death certificate or Spies Baptism date.
Died July 13.1906
Note that engraved death date is not correct.

 
Burial:
Spies Zion Cemetery
Alsace Manor
Berks County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Buried Next to Brother Leroy S. Wentzel
 
Created by: Robert "Bob" Wentzel
Record added: Dec 02, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23217194
PVT James Jacob <i>Schildt</i> Wentzel
Added by: Robert "Bob" Wentzel
 
PVT James Jacob <i>Schildt</i> Wentzel
Added by: Robert "Bob" Wentzel
 
PVT James Jacob <i>Schildt</i> Wentzel
Added by: Military Mom
 
 
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U.S. Marine Corps Muster Rolls, 1798-1940 Name: James S Wentzel Muster Date: May 1902 Enlistment Date: 8 Jul 1899 Rank: Private Station: Uss Brooklyn, 1st Rate Source Information: U.S. Marine Corps Muster Rolls, 1798-1940.
- Robert "Bob" Wentzel
 Added: Nov. 21, 2015
Great Grand Uncle
- Robert "Bob" Wentzel
 Added: Nov. 21, 2015
 
 
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