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310 1,720 THE LAST STAND OF THE FOURTH MARINES - CORREGIDOR MAY 1942
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78 259 Spencer Bever and Al McGrew
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Jun 11, 2021 1:16:48 GMT 8
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9 59 Ford Trimotor
by rickthelibrarian
Jun 10, 2019 19:46:34 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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4 38 Throwback Thursday and Flashback Friday Photos
by Karl Welteke
Oct 16, 2020 1:29:27 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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261 960 A Review of the WWII Airborne Experience in the Pacific.
by EXO
Jun 13, 2021 9:08:34 GMT 8
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57 287 The War in the Pacific was Worse. Inconceivably Worse.
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Jun 14, 2021 21:39:41 GMT 8
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126 1,134 Death of Al McGrew - Corregidor Survivor
by Barbara mikruta
Jun 8, 2021 6:15:37 GMT 8
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131 1,124 Corregidor map, WWII, the Japanese had one
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May 16, 2021 0:19:20 GMT 8
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220 2,569 AMID TH' ENCIRCLING GLOOM
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Jun 11, 2021 1:28:50 GMT 8
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113 1,264 Subic Bay, SBFZ, ex Naval Base
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Jun 10, 2021 16:42:15 GMT 8
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5 10 Philippine Scouts 26th Cavalry Ceremonial Mounted Unit to be in the Tournament of Roses 2017 Rose Pa
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Nov 16, 2020 22:57:40 GMT 8
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29 300 The Loss of the S.S. Corregidor
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Apr 25, 2021 8:02:05 GMT 8
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59 277 Lt. William Roy Bell, U.S. Army Air Corps.
by mkelso
May 31, 2021 19:33:42 GMT 8
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111 1,527 Oryoku Maru
by Karl Welteke
May 20, 2021 12:29:55 GMT 8
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Retaking "The Rock"

30 197 Corregidor Coordination - E. M. Postlethwait, Lt. Col.
by EXO
Apr 26, 2021 15:25:18 GMT 8
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50 152 TAPS - In Memoriam - "pdh54" - Patty D. Hill
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Dec 16, 2019 12:09:29 GMT 8
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75 834 Boys AT rifles used by the US MC in early 1942 on Philippine
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Jan 4, 2021 13:17:28 GMT 8
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120 3,063 Fort Wint, Subic Bay
by EXO
Jan 19, 2021 16:07:55 GMT 8
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Fort Drum - The Unique Fortress of the Philippines

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26 267 Fort Drum 1945 from CDSG & NARA
by Karl Welteke
Dec 17, 2020 6:12:37 GMT 8
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124 978 Arlington ceremony for Lt. Nininger - MOH
by Karl Welteke
Mar 24, 2021 14:54:06 GMT 8
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69 510 TABLE TOPS NEWSLETTER - MANILA
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May 18, 2021 9:00:29 GMT 8
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45 170 Maintaining a Website can be a pain in the ASCII
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21 260 New Member Intros
by EXO
Jun 14, 2021 13:55:38 GMT 8
No New Posts MANILA INTRIGUE

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

10 27 The Five-Star Bulletin
by EXO
May 8, 2021 14:53:04 GMT 8
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6 22 'Clash of the Carriers' by Barrett Tillman
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BLussier: I am the niece of Pvt. Robert D. Turner 13030357 listed as MIA on Corregidor. Still working with DPAA on Robert’s case. In the first entry on thread you mention a report and give info from Col. (Chaplain) Boerman that references cremating bodies in tunnel Mar 6, 2021 10:58:01 GMT 8
BLussier: Is it possible to get a copy of that report? DPAA analyst never heard this before. I read the same info in a book. It was reported by a doc in the tunnel. Unfortunately I did not write the book title/ author info so can not use that info as evidence this Mar 6, 2021 11:02:20 GMT 8
BLussier: is what could have happened to Robert’s body. Thank you! Bobbye (Turner) Lussier Mar 6, 2021 11:04:28 GMT 8
fortman: Hi Karl, Mar 8, 2021 13:50:18 GMT 8
fortman: Hi Karl, Mar 8, 2021 13:50:30 GMT 8
chadhill: Bobbye Turner Lussier: Try this link to a 10 page FB post I made on the subject. I don't see Pvt Turner's name but he could be one of the unknowns mentioned. It references Borneman's letter. www.facebook.com/photo?fbid=669228826984753&set=gm.250860 Mar 8, 2021 23:01:08 GMT 8
chadhill: Bobbye Turner Lussier: I can send you the report via email if you PM (personal message) me on this forum with your email address. Mar 8, 2021 23:04:18 GMT 8
chadhill: Bobbye Turner Lussier: Here is another (and better) link to the report I made on FB: www.facebook.com/groups/218013661723510/permalink/1339589579565907 Mar 8, 2021 23:20:37 GMT 8
Karl Welteke: What is on your mind, fortman Mar 15, 2021 7:47:33 GMT 8
D.C. Barnett: Karl: Pls. contact me Ref AmLeg Post Olongapo. I'm at Ssloppy_drunk@protonmail.com - Thanx! Mar 15, 2021 18:03:16 GMT 8
Karl Welteke: D.C.Barnett, I sent you an email and phone number Mar 16, 2021 5:31:53 GMT 8
Ronny Mauldin: I live in Morong and if you are in the area again, would like to meetup. Ronny Mauldin FB_Messenger:ronny.mauldin51 Mar 29, 2021 14:29:02 GMT 8
Ronny Mauldin: Can anyone tell me how to get a copy of the USGS Morong map? Mar 29, 2021 14:30:19 GMT 8
chadhill: Ronny Mauldin: THe AMS 1944 map for Moron can be seen here. Click on the map to enlarge it to full scale: legacy.lib.utexas.edu/maps/ams/luzon/txu-pclmaps-oclc-6528802-olongapo.jpg Apr 3, 2021 20:42:42 GMT 8
raycoinhound: I sugest all members read this one!!!Fowlerville news and views 11/08/20 page 15.. The article shows Andy age 99 My mother Jackie age 95 and me in the middle age 68> . Andy saw all the paratroopers jump off his distroyer which shelled Corregdor in Feb 1945 Apr 20, 2021 12:06:19 GMT 8
raycoinhound: all members you better read this one.Fowlerville news & Views 11/08/20pg 15. Andy saw the 503 jump into battle on Corregidor. His Distroyer shelled the island and as soon as they stopped down came the 503rd!Andy is 99, my mother 95 and me 68.I take him out Apr 20, 2021 12:09:58 GMT 8
raven316: Which tin can, my dad was on the USS Crosby, APD 17 Apr 21, 2021 1:55:19 GMT 8
raven316: Here is a link to that issue. c59305b5-7f30-46d6-91c4-671cf995cdd7.usrfiles.com/ugd/c59305_a91a0b2458794c9ca3841404b2f4ba9f.pdf Apr 21, 2021 1:59:22 GMT 8
JoAlberto: These are good reads. I am a young girl from Phils very much enthused with Corregidor and its history pre and post war. Apr 30, 2021 14:20:11 GMT 8
Barbara: My uncle was Spencer Bever, Al and him started this adventure together here in Columbus Ohio...would love to get more direct info about them..thanks... Jun 8, 2021 6:16:26 GMT 8
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