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On a trip to Corregidor Island, the largest of the island defenses west of Manila and a memorial to the Filipino and American forces that fought the Japanese during World War II, I came across this acacia tree that survived one of the bombings. 54 more words
This week’s Piece of the Week is an example of a “Secular Requiem,” a concept new to the 20th Century. This is the one written by Dmitri Kabalevsky an even 20 years after the height of World War II.
During the early morning hours of December 8, an Army cook just coming off duty at Clark Field on the island of Luzon tuned in his Zenith Transoceanic radio to the Honolulu radio station. 1,081 more words
Quite a number of flying boats flown over us. Four at a one time. 246 more words