I just purchased this photo from a dealer on eBay in Mexico City, Mexico. It’s a photo of Maywood residents gather around a radio in a pharmacy some time in early February, 1945. They are anxiously waiting for any details on the prison camp raid carried out a couple of weeks earlier in Cabanatuan in the Philippines. Among the...read more
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- Memorializing Filipino and American HeroismFrom a press release courtesy of the Philippine Consul-General’s office here in Chicago, Illinois: PRESS RELEASE No. LMHL – 2013 12 September 2013 Last Sunday, Consul General Leo M. Herrera-Lim led the Filipino community as they took part in a special service at the Veterans Memorial Park in Maywood, Illinois, …
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