Chicago marks 71st Bataan Day

VP Walker and Col Hidalgo

VP Walker (l), Col. Emilio O. Hidalgo (r)

Continuing a decades-old tradition that dates to World War II, Chicago marked the 71st anniversary of the Fall of Bataan with ceremonies on Monday, April 8th. Representing the Maywood Bataan Day Organization was Vice President Edwin H. Walker, IV, who reminded the attendees to “Remember the price of freedom!¬†Alalahanin natin ang Bataan!”

Among the attendees was Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White.

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