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SGT Oswald Homilius

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SGT Oswald Homilius

Birth
Saxony (Sachsen), Germany
Death 17 Oct 1911 (aged 40–41)
Siet-Lake Higado, Sulu Province, Muslim Mindanao, Philippines
Burial San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA
Plot WS, 948
Memorial ID 3530360 View Source
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HOMILIUS, Oswald; enlisted: November 20, 1891, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, by Capt. Kramer; born: Germany; age: 21 yrs 8 mos; occupation: baker; slate blue eyes, light brown hair, fair complexion, 5'5"; Troop H, 6th Cavalry; discharged: February 22, 1895, Fort Myer, Virginia, by General Order 80, Adjutant General's Office, 1890; rank: private; character: excellent; retained in service.

HOMILIUS, Oswald; 2nd enlistment: May 20, 1895, Fort Myer, Virginia, by Lieut. Willcox; born: Germany; age: 25 yrs 2 mos; occupation: soldier; blue eyes, light brown hair, fair complexion, 5'5 1/2"; Troop H, 6th Cavalry; discharged: May 19, 1898, Camp George H. Thomas, Georgia, expiration of service; rank: private; character: excellent.

HOMILIUS, Oswald; 3rd enlistment: May 23, 1898, Fort McPherson, Georgia, by Capt. Hoppin; born: Germany; age: 28 yrs 3 mos; occupation: soldier; blue eyes, light brown hair, fair complexion, 5'5¼"; Troop K, 2d Cavalry; discharged: January 23, 1899, Camp A. G. Forse, Alabama, General Order #40, Adjutant General's Office, 1898; rank: private; character: "excellent"; [re-enlisted in troop next day].

HOMILIUS, Oswald; 4th enlistment: January 24, 1899, Huntsville, Alabama, by Lieut. Irwin; born: Germany; age: 28 yrs 10 mos; occupation: soldier; blue eyes, light brown hair, fair complexion, 5'5¼"; Troop K, 2d Cavalry; discharged: January 23, 1902, Rowell Barracks, Cuba, expiration of service; rank: sergeant; character: excellent; [re-enlisted in troop next day].

HOMILIUS, Oswald; 5th enlistment: January 24, 1902, Rowell Barracks, Cuba, by Lieut. Coughlan; born: Germany; age: 31 yrs 10 mos; occupation: soldier; blue eyes, light brown hair, fair complexion, 5'5¼"; Troop K, 2d Cavalry; discharged: January 23, 1905, Pasay Garrison, Manila, Philippine Islands, expiration of service; rank: quartermaster sergeant; character: excellent; [re-enlisted in troop next day].

HOMILIUS, Oswald; 6th enlistment: January 24, 1905, Manila, Philippine Islands, by Lieut. Coughlan; born: Germany; age: 34 yrs 10 mos; occupation: soldier; blue eyes, light brown hair, fair complexion, 5'5¾"; Troop K, 2d Cavalry; discharged: January 23, 1908, Fort Des Moines, Iowa, expiration of service; rank: quartermaster sergeant; character: excellent, honorable and faithful; [re-enlisted in troop next day].

HOMILIUS, Oswald; 7th enlistment: January 24, 1908, Des Moines, Iowa, by Capt. Kochersperger; born: Germany; age: 37 yrs 10 mos; occupation: soldier; blue eyes, light brown hair, fair complexion, 5'5¾"; Troop K, 2d Cavalry; discharged: January 23, 1911, Augur Barracks, Philippine Islands, expiration of service; rank: quartermaster sergeant; character: excellent, honorable and faithful; [re-enlisted in troop next day].

HOMILIUS, Oswald; 8th enlistment: January 24, 1911, Augur Barracks, Philippine Islands, by Lieut. Garcia; born: Saxony, Germany; age: 40 yrs 10 mos; occupation: soldier; blue eyes, light brown hair, fair complexion, 5'5¾"; Troop K, 2d Cavalry; died October 17, 1911, Siet Lake, Jolo, Philippine Islands; rank: quartermaster sergeant.

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