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Profiles of Survival: The Experiences of American POWs in the Philippines John C. Shively

Profiles of Survival: The Experiences of American POWs in the Philippines

John C. Shively

Published October 1st 2012
ISBN : 9780871952943
Hardcover
625 pages
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The Stories of seven men and one woman who survived the horrors of captivity under the Japanese in the Pacific during World War II are captured in vivid detail by author John Shively. These eight stationed in the Philippines were ordered to surrenderMoreThe Stories of seven men and one woman who survived the horrors of captivity under the Japanese in the Pacific during World War II are captured in vivid detail by author John Shively. These eight stationed in the Philippines were ordered to surrender following the surrender following the fall of Bataan and Corregidor in 1942. It was the largest surrender of American armed forces in U.S. history. For many, it was the beginning of three years of hell.