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My terrible days and survival in World War II

Statement of responsibility: Pat Domantay
by Domantay, Pat.
Type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Vantage Press, c1972Edition: 1st ed.Description: 78 p. : 22 x 15 cm.ISBN: 533000939 (hardbound).Subject(s): Domantay, Pat | Guerrilla warfare -- Philippines -- History -- 20th Century | Guerrillas -- Philippines -- Biography | Prisoners of war -- Philippines -- Biography | World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration Camps -- Philippines | World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Filipino | World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Japanese | 91st Coast Artillery Regiment (Philippine Scouts) | Battle of Manila | East Central Luzon Guerrilla Area | Fort Frank (Carabao Island) | guerrilla resistance | personal account – Filipino | Philippine defense campaign | POW accountGeneral Note(s):
The author describes his capture at Corregidor, imprisonment and later service with guerrillas. - Roderick HallLanguage/Translation Info: EnglishSummary: Personal account of a Philippine Scout with the 91st Coast Artillery Regiment (P.S.) on Fort Frank (Carabao Island), one of the fortified islands on the mouth of Manila Bay. He participated in a raid on the Japanese in Cavite. The author narrates his experiences and what he heard during the siege of the harbor islands, his life as a prisoner of war, his return home, where he learned of the death of his mother as a result of a Japanese raid. Domantay then joined the guerrillas in Central Luzon (the East Central Luzon Guerrilla Area under Major Lapham). The book ends with Domantay participating in the Battle of Manila. Relatively short account of a unique life. - Prof. Ricardo T. Jose List(s) this item appears in: Guerrilla warfare
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D 805 .P6 D66 1972 (Browse shelf) Available 14676

The author describes his capture at Corregidor, imprisonment and later service with guerrillas. - Roderick Hall


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