Oldest survivor of Bataan Death March dies

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  1. bruno

    bruno 5-Year Member Retired Staff Member

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    http://www.armytimes.com/news/2011/08/ap-oldest-survivor-of-bataan-death-march-dies-081511/

    The Bataan Death March was one of the really horrific events of WWII. Over 70,000 American and Philippine prisoners were marched from Mariveles to Camp O'Donnell where they were interned for the next 3-1/2 years as POWs under brutal conditions.
    RIP Doc Brown- you have earned it.

     
  2. AF6872

    AF6872 10-Year Member

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    What an amazing story.
     

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