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319 1,763 Church Bells of Balangiga in Samar
by Karl Welteke
Jul 11, 2024 16:33:45 GMT 8
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91 297 My father in law George K Petritz
by chadhill
May 4, 2024 1:48:43 GMT 8
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For plebes and newcomers who might need to get acquainted with the basics, aren't sure if their question has been asked before, etc. Don't be afraid to ask questions or participate. We are a civil group, and only civility is expected of new posters. (Remember, we're not naive or open to exploitation.)

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11 68 Stories From IDPFs
by JohnEakin
Apr 23, 2024 0:56:45 GMT 8
No New Posts Throwbacks & Flashbacks

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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4 38 Throwback Thursday and Flashback Friday Photos
by Karl Welteke
Oct 16, 2020 1:29:27 GMT 8
No New Posts 503d PRCT and the 503d Lineage

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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264 974 Parlin M Standifer 503rd HQ 2nd B
by tmayer
Jan 2, 2024 1:18:44 GMT 8
No New Posts The Battle of Manila

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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67 315 Did 100,000 Civilians Die in The Battle of Manila?
by EXO
Jul 8, 2024 10:35:55 GMT 8
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Current Events on Corregidor

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147 1,259 Corregidor News
by EXO
Jul 23, 2024 12:50:36 GMT 8
No New Posts Mapping Corregidor

The Digital Mapping Project is discontinued.

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Harbour Defense

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142 1,177 The guns of Battery Grubbs did not jump after all
by rickthelibrarian
Mar 11, 2024 21:27:28 GMT 8
No New Posts Corregidor - Then and Now

Matters of interest to those interested in Corregidor

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233 2,612 The Battery Point Bombproof Infantry Quarters Tunnel Mystery
by fortman
Apr 5, 2024 4:44:38 GMT 8
No New Posts WWII - Then and Now - 2 Viewing

The Philippines History and Heritage

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118 1,425 Subic Bay, SBFZ, ex Naval Base
by Karl Welteke
Jul 16, 2024 19:10:43 GMT 8
No New Posts Filipino Veterans defending U.S. and the Philippines, WWII

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9 17 The discrepancy of 2nd Lt. C├ęsar Basa's death?
by EXO
Jul 17, 2024 11:21:25 GMT 8
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All Naval and Maritime aspects of the WWII in the SWPA and Philippines

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36 373 Voyage of the USS Lanikai 1942
by Karl Welteke
Jul 18, 2024 8:01:02 GMT 8
No New Posts Philippine American WWII POW/MIA Research Group

Dedicated to researching all aspects of POW/MIA's in the Philippines during WWII.

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Sub-board: Research Group

65 308 Army Lt. Chester K. Britt, Hell Ship Oryoku Maru.
by Karl Welteke
Mar 25, 2024 18:56:47 GMT 8
No New Posts Remembering Bataan - 1 Viewing

Issues and Events involving the War and its aftermath on Bataan, including the treatment and fates of the POW's.

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117 1,559 A white man leading a squad of Japanese soldiers?
by fortman
Jul 22, 2024 3:53:23 GMT 8
No New Posts Rock Force

Retaking "The Rock"

30 198 Battle of Wheeler Point
by Karl Welteke
Jul 4, 2022 13:15:04 GMT 8
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In Memoriam

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52 155 A Hero Passed Away, Dick Adams
by EXO
Feb 10, 2023 18:01:58 GMT 8
No New Posts Equipment Section - Weapons, Materiel, Equipment &Techniques

For aficionados and collectors, or those with any browsing interest in Japanese and Allied Arms & Militaria, equipment, logistics etc.

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77 841 P-40E markings....3rd PS
by JohnM
May 6, 2024 0:11:02 GMT 8
No New Posts Trip Reports - 3 Viewing

Share details of trips past, present - and plans for the "next" trip.

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134 3,178 Corregidor Visit under TIEZA Management. 2024, June 29
by Hounddog
Jul 8, 2024 3:05:35 GMT 8
No New Posts Concrete Battleship

Fort Drum - The Unique Fortress of the Philippines

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26 269 Lewis Spencer KIRKPATRICK
by Richard King
Aug 11, 2021 22:01:02 GMT 8
No New Posts Echoes of WWII

What's new that's old. Things in the present day which are in some way connected to WWII.

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by JohnEakin
Jul 20, 2024 9:18:20 GMT 8
No New Posts WWII General Topics - 1 Viewing

Any aspect of WWII may be discussed. Even that there was an ETO!

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76 540 Activating guerrilla resistance from the start?
by ivytan
May 15, 2024 7:41:16 GMT 8
No New Posts The Website

Running a website isn't peaches and cream.

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by Hounddog
Jul 16, 2024 5:36:20 GMT 8
No New Posts Discussions

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23 308 New Member Intros
by EXO
Jun 15, 2024 19:16:00 GMT 8

A lot happened in the Philippines between the arrival of the Japanese, and their departure. Not only in Manila.

10 32 FDR Orders MacArthur to Australia
by Steve W
Jul 16, 2023 8:26:36 GMT 8
No New Posts Book Reports/Recommended Reading

What books to look for? Have you read a good book on our subject matter and can write a review?

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18 65 History Of United States Naval Operations In WWII Volume III
by fortman
Jul 22, 2024 3:56:46 GMT 8


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JackJensen: I came across my father's name - Capt. Paul Jensen - who was with the CIC, on the forum. I'm hoping to find more, though it appears that his area - Sicily, North Africa - was not the focus of the board. So, I'm not sure how much I can contribute. Jan 6, 2024 20:44:06 GMT 8
EXO: To clarify: There are a disturbing number of applicants for membership who are not reading the rules. As a result, new members who have not made a relevant post within 3 months may be deleted without further notice, on the ground they are "bots". Feb 29, 2024 20:10:50 GMT 8 *
lf62: Does anyone have the pdf file of 434. US Naval Station (NAVSTA) Subic Bay 1985 map or drawing that they can share with me? Let me know and I will send you my email address.
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fortman: Thanks Karl. Sad to see so much deterioration on Grande Island. Apr 18, 2024 3:44:41 GMT 8
Meghan : Hello, could I please speak with someone about obtaining copies of some of these photos for historical research purposes? Jun 23, 2024 6:15:43 GMT 8
chadhill: Hi Meghan, I would suggest registering for membership here. That will allow you to send personal messages (and perhaps emails) to the posters whose photos you are interested in. Best, Chad Jun 26, 2024 11:42:43 GMT 8
Steppe: love this site Jun 30, 2024 3:01:11 GMT 8
patrickz: Hi Everyone, This is my 1st post on this forum. We are on a quest to be able to locate the remains of my grandfather on the maternal side - Ransom Alexander Moore. Where would be the best section on this site to post the information we have? Patrick Jul 2, 2024 9:22:55 GMT 8
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