Meanwhile Lieutenant Seaman withstood a destructive fire on the Caloocan road.
At Caloocan a severe engagement occurred on the 23rd of February.
Before my party reported at Caloocan one of the other two and myself were reported captured by the Filipinos, or lost.
Those under Major Grant rushed out into the night and were instantly under a vigorous fire near the woods of Caloocan.
The guns of Battery B took a position on the left of the line to the south of Caloocan on the night of the war alarm.
It is said that a small body of Filipinos could be seen reinforcing the intrenchments at the gate of the Caloocan Cemetery.
Malabon is five miles north of Manila, on the bay, not far from Caloocan.
My company set out for Caloocan with one hundred and twenty-eight men, only eighteen of whom marched through that night.
From Caloocan they went to Balintauac arriving about 11 p. m.
On our way we passed the Caloocan railroad station which had been converted into a temporary field hospital.