Posted By:Vern Dander
Subject:1898 Transfer of John H. BYRNE from Captain Lucey's Sacramento company
Post Date:November 09, 2007 at 10:09:20
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Vern D
Transcribed by Betty Loose
The Record-Union, Sacramento
Wednesday, July 6, 1898
Page 4
To Join Merritt's Command
John H. BYRNE, son of P.A. BYRNE of this city, a member of Captain Lucey's Sacramento company, has been transferred to one of the brigades that is about to leave San Francisco for Manila, and will be assigned to the SignalCorps, in which branch of the service he has had experience here.