Images courtesy of Pixie Walneck, daughter of Lt. Emmett F. Gibson. 1942 Bataan Day Polaroid ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 42 A small boy, dressed as Uncle Sam and carrying a sign that points "To Bataan" marches in the first Bataan Day Parade. Additional images from early Maywood Bataan...read more
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- Fighter Pilot Remains Recovered – 67 Years LaterOn the morning of February 9, 1942, a Japanese and American fighter plane dogfight ended just above the Mariveles volcano on the Bataan Peninsula of the Philippines. Initial efforts to recover the remains of either pilot failed and for nearly 7 decades those remains lay undisturbed. In 2008, a team …
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