Officers of the 194th Tank Battalion at Fort Lewis, Washington.  From the left: Major Ernest Miller, Capt. Clinton Quinlen+, Captain Charles Canby+, Capt. Fred Moffitt, Capt. Bowen*, Capt. Turner*, Capt. John Muir, Lt. Edward Burke, Capt. Hathaway, Lt. Frank Riley, Capt. Ferris Spoor, Lt. Ray Bradford+, Capt. Lymon Johnson, Lt. Arthur Root+, and Lt. Peterson*.

Officers of the 194th Tank Battalion at Fort Lewis, Washington. From the left: Major Ernest Miller, Capt. Clinton Quinlen+, Captain Charles Canby+, Capt. Fred Moffitt, Capt. Bowen*, Capt. Turner*, Capt. John Muir, Lt. Edward Burke, Capt. Hathaway, Lt. Frank Riley, Capt. Ferris Spoor, Lt. Ray Bradford+, Capt. Lymon Johnson, Lt. Arthur Root+, and Lt. Peterson*.

Why we should spend more time alone by Luminita D. Saviuc  “We are all alone, born alone, die alone, and—in spite of True Romance magazines—we shall all someday look back on our lives and see that, in spite of our company, we were alone the whole way. I do not say lonely—at least, not all the time—but essentially, and finally, alone. This…

Why we should spend more time alone by Luminita D. Saviuc “We are all alone, born alone, die alone, and—in spite of True Romance magazines—we shall all someday look back on our lives and see that, in spite of our company, we were alone the whole way. I do not say lonely—at least, not all the time—but essentially, and finally, alone. This…

American generals in captivity, July 1942

American generals in captivity, July 1942

Bataan Death March WWII

Bataan Death March WWII

POW doctors with Japanese doctor at Cabanatuan POW Camp.

POW doctors with Japanese doctor at Cabanatuan POW Camp.

Letterman Army Hospital San Francisco. Dad returned here after being released as a POW

Letterman Army Hospital San Francisco. Dad returned here after being released as a POW

Hellship Oryoku Maru (sunk December 14-15, 1944)

Hellship Oryoku Maru (sunk December 14-15, 1944)

Armando “Chief” Trujillo (deceased) served his country from 1941-1946 in the U.S. Army. He was a prisoner of war during the Bataan Death March in the Philippines during WWII and suffered beatings and malnutrition at the hands of the enemy. A 5’9”, 180-lb soldier returned to his home in Pueblo weighing approximately 87 lbs.

Armando “Chief” Trujillo (deceased) served his country from 1941-1946 in the U.S. Army. He was a prisoner of war during the Bataan Death March in the Philippines during WWII and suffered beatings and malnutrition at the hands of the enemy. A 5’9”, 180-lb soldier returned to his home in Pueblo weighing approximately 87 lbs.

An older Wesley Clifton Browning, Jr., USAAF. Bataan Death March Survivor. RIP March 19, 2011. An American Hero.

An older Wesley Clifton Browning, Jr., USAAF. Bataan Death March Survivor. RIP March 19, 2011. An American Hero.

Battery Cheney Gun No. 1

Battery Cheney Gun No. 1

Lawrence (Larry) I. Freeman  Deceased March 21,2006 Wife: Esther (Deceased August 2, 2007) Larry was from Worcester, Massachusetts Assigned to the engine room of the USS Canopus  POW Camps: 92nd Garage, Bilibid, Port Area, Cabanatuan, Fukuoka Omuta#17  Hell ship: Mati Mati Maru (Canadian Inventor)

Lawrence (Larry) I. Freeman Deceased March 21,2006 Wife: Esther (Deceased August 2, 2007) Larry was from Worcester, Massachusetts Assigned to the engine room of the USS Canopus POW Camps: 92nd Garage, Bilibid, Port Area, Cabanatuan, Fukuoka Omuta#17 Hell ship: Mati Mati Maru (Canadian Inventor)

Camp O'Donnell  Memorial  Built By The  Battling Bastards of Bataan

Camp O'Donnell Memorial Built By The Battling Bastards of Bataan

Hospital #2, April 42

Hospital #2, April 42

A working party unloads the accumulated gear brought by the 4th Marines to the Philippines.

A working party unloads the accumulated gear brought by the 4th Marines to the Philippines.

Allies POW

Allies POW

In this picture former POWs pose for a picture after returning to the Philippines.

In this picture former POWs pose for a picture after returning to the Philippines.

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