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260 1,580 Accomplishment (WWII Production figures)
by armyjunk
Mar 31, 2015 22:13:51 GMT 8
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42 109 Author writing about reporters on Corregidor/Visiting in Mar
by blascher
Feb 17, 2015 12:50:18 GMT 8
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3 27 Planning another trip any tips?
by Karl Welteke
Mar 22, 2015 9:57:14 GMT 8
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A bit like Throwback Thursday and Flashback Friday, but throughout the entire week - Photos we've taken personally, of Corregidor or of other islands, or matters of membership's common interests. (No Member Registration is necessary to post.) (Impolite, Spamming or Troll-like posts posted anonymously may be shot on sight, you have been warned.)

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3 21 Throwback Thursday and Flashback Friday Photos
by m225318440
Oct 25, 2014 13:32:44 GMT 8
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History, heritage and community of the 503d PRCT, including the 503d PIR, 462d P.F.A.Bn., & 161st P. Eng., and their Lineage.

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209 801 503rd Trooper Database
by tmayer
Mar 26, 2015 8:55:43 GMT 8
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One of the great tragedies of WWII. This discussion board complements our sub-site at http://battleofmanila.org - deconstructing the revisionist narrative, one false meme at a time.

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37 192 Manila 1945 - Aftermath -
by darthdract
Mar 15, 2015 8:49:23 GMT 8
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90 805 Corregidor - So What's New?
by The Phantom
Mar 5, 2015 21:00:46 GMT 8
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Harbour Defense

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105 766 3" M1903 barrels sent to Corregidor from Fort Casey?
by rickthelibrarian
Mar 19, 2015 9:52:17 GMT 8
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177 2,040 60th anniversary recapturing Corregidor
by Karl Welteke
Mar 3, 2015 14:38:46 GMT 8
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The Philippines History and Heritage

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86 735 German speaking entities,-people connections w. Philippines
by Karl Welteke
Mar 29, 2015 11:51:11 GMT 8
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20 125 Pvt Rafael Quihuiz - A nonrecoverable casualty
by Registrar
Mar 7, 2015 7:29:40 GMT 8
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Issues and Events involving the War and its aftermath on Bataan, including the treatment and fates of the POW's.

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84 1,246 Death March Markers
by Karl Welteke
Mar 27, 2015 11:09:34 GMT 8
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Retaking "The Rock"

26 168 Battle of Wheeler Point
by Registrar
Mar 26, 2015 20:48:07 GMT 8
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In Memoriam

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37 105 BATAAN MEMORIAL CEMETERY
by batteryboy
Feb 12, 2015 7:40:49 GMT 8
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64 698 Japanese Paratrooper Rifle
by Manny
Mar 30, 2015 8:15:39 GMT 8
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109 2,684 Karl’s Corregidor Trips.
by Karl Welteke
Mar 30, 2015 19:13:47 GMT 8
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Fort Drum - The Unique Fortress of the Philippines

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20 198 Fort Drum, the unsinkable concrete battleship of Manila Bay
by domack
Mar 11, 2015 4:05:43 GMT 8
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What's new that's old. Things in the present day which are in some way connected to WWII.

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102 804 Battleship Musashi found in Sibuyan Sea
by The Phantom
Mar 5, 2015 20:18:38 GMT 8
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52 394 General Yamashita
by Karl Welteke
Mar 12, 2015 19:01:30 GMT 8
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36 120 Publications Page - Shameless promotion? I'm Shocked!
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Jul 19, 2013 8:07:41 GMT 8
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14 79 New Member Intros
by Registrar
Mar 26, 2015 12:05:55 GMT 8

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Amazing pictures! : Just visited the Philippines, passed by Dalton Pass. Thanks! Jan 26, 2015 4:28:55 GMT 8
Michael's Friend: Thank you EXO I greatly appreciate it. Jan 26, 2015 21:43:56 GMT 8
>:D: >:D Feb 5, 2015 4:14:36 GMT 8
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lg4310613: I am not sure if I am using this correctly. Redstategirl posted a message 5 years ago (which I just saw) pertaining to my father, 1st Lt. Sol Goodman. I put a reply on, but do not know if I did this the right way. Would love to hear anything from anyone Feb 18, 2015 2:34:20 GMT 8
EXO: Welcome "incoherent" as a new member. He's a history buff keen on linking the "Then" with the "Now" of the Battle of Manila. Feb 21, 2015 11:35:56 GMT 8
EXO: Welcome "miketecson", another apparently incurable history buff "THEN & NOW" practitioner, battling a severe "Corregidor 101" Addiction. Feb 21, 2015 12:39:44 GMT 8 *
miketecson: Thank you EXO! Feb 21, 2015 22:42:50 GMT 8
EXO: Welcome new member aaron who is searching for answers to the tragic loss of SS Corregidor in December 17, 1941 off Manila Bay, Philippines. His grand-uncle and grand-aunt were among those who did not survive. Feb 23, 2015 16:26:21 GMT 8
incoherent: Thanks for accepting me here. I'm having difficulty posting photos from my flickr. Please help. I looked around but have not located a FAQ thread. Apologies if I may have missed it.. Feb 23, 2015 20:48:15 GMT 8
EXO: to incoherent : I am not confident that Flickr is of use as a host of images for anyone else's benefit. try Photobucket, which Karl uses with great success. Feb 24, 2015 17:56:22 GMT 8
the Great One : Nice post. I've been working here in Market Market for a year and a month now not knowing a massive structure lies under. I am very fascinated about the find!! Great Stuff!!! Feb 26, 2015 9:01:29 GMT 8
Belinda Smith: My grandfather Rafael Bonanza was supposedly one of the filipino officers on the SS Corregidor. Can you advise me as to how I can find a list of the crew names? Mar 2, 2015 8:47:21 GMT 8
Registrar: Those kin who lost relatives on the SS Corregidor might Personal Message me with their e-mail addresses and I will e-mail them some names of people who might possibly be of assistance. Mar 4, 2015 14:37:49 GMT 8
domack: An article with video about Fort Drum. Fort Drum, the unsinkable concrete ‘battleship’ of Manila Bayhttp://www.warhistoryonline.com/war-articles/fort-drum-the-unsinkable-concrete-battleship-of-manila-bay.html/2#at_pco=smlre-1.0&at_si=54ff4898d8 Mar 11, 2015 3:52:01 GMT 8
Paul McNamee: Great exploration.I searched Ft. Wint '73-'78 Wint was evacuated on 12/24/41, The troops retreated to Bataan as per the war plan.They left the guns intact facing out to sea. The Japanese moved them & fired on Bataan. US military came back & bombed it. Mar 11, 2015 21:29:08 GMT 8
Sue Brooks: Wow, thank you. this was my husbands war. Mar 14, 2015 5:16:29 GMT 8
John from Montana: Can anyone point me to the history of the Old Spanish flagpole. I know most sources attribute it to a Spanish ship sunk by Dewey in 1898. I'd like more details and proof of its history Mar 25, 2015 13:17:10 GMT 8
Popular myths exploded: To John from Montana. 100ft (temp) flagpole erected 1910, south-west of Parade Ground. Destroyed Nov 1923. 86ft flagpole erected Dec 1923, south-east corner of Parade Ground, at present location. Flagpole common with US Mainland CAC forts. Mar 29, 2015 8:03:22 GMT 8
EXO: Kindly furnish reference for flagpole statement. Mar 31, 2015 20:08:44 GMT 8
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