Liberation of Atok, Benguet

As soon as the Allied Liberation Forces landed in Lingayen to initiate the campaign to liberate the Philippines, the Igorot Warriors of the 66th Infantry, United States Armed Forces in the Philippines – Northern Luzon (USAFIP-NL) maintained a strong offensive against the Japanese Occupation Forces.  With their skill and knowledge of the terrain, the 66th Infantry easily continue reading : Liberation of Atok, Benguet

Battle of Balete Pass

Battle of Balete Pass / Santa Fe, Nueva Vizcaya By the last week of February 1945, the US Sixth Army dispatched their forces to mount an offense against the Japanese occupation force approaching Balete Pass. From their available Divisions, the US Sixth Army fielded the 25th and 32nd Divisions to engage the Japanese Forces along Highway 5 continue reading : Battle of Balete Pass