FILIPINO WORLD WAR II VETERANS HONORED IN STOP AND SALUTE FLAG RAISING CEREMONY

World War II Veteran Private Ricardo B. Madayag of the “C” Company, 1st Battalion, 121st Infantry of the United States Army Forces in the Philippines, Northern Luzon (USAFIP-NL), represented the World War II Veterans in the Stop and Salute Flag Raising Ceremony held on 11 April 2022 at the Rizal Monument, Rizal Park, Manila City. continue reading : FILIPINO WORLD WAR II VETERANS HONORED IN STOP AND SALUTE FLAG RAISING CEREMONY

Battle of Bacsil Ridge

Battle of Bacsil Ridge / San Fernando City, La Union The Battle of Bacsil Ridge ended the month-long battle for control of San Fernando. The Japanese defenders called the Hayashi Detachment, composed of 3,000 armed troops and 2,000 unarmed support forces, took hold of San Fernando and its surrounding areas which denied entry to the continue reading : Battle of Bacsil Ridge