|Posted By:||C. F. Harlowe, Jr.|
|Subject:||Lt. Frederick W. Wientge-Rough Rider|
|Post Date:||August 21, 2000 at 11:39:06|
|Forum:||Santa Fe County, NM Genealogy Forum|
Seeking information on Lt. Frederick W. Wientge, Co. I, 1st U. S. Vols.(Rough Riders)Born in New York City in 1858. Moved to Santa Fe, New Mexico in 1883. Joined N.M. Militia. Joined Rough Riders in May 1898 as 1st Lt.. Went to Cuba with Rough Riders, discharged Sept.1, 1898 at Camp Wikoff, Long Island, New York. Returned to Santa Fe, N. M. and died in Oct. 1898 at age 40. Need copy of his obituary and if he is buried in National Cemetery at Santa Fe.