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Of Special Note…

Of Special Note… Interesting facts about the men of the 192nd, as well as their families.   Robert Brooks, D Company, an African-American, was the first tanker killed in WWII at Clark Field. Brooks Field at Fort Knox, Kentucky is named in his honor. Henry Deckert, B Company, was the first tanker KIA in tank to tank combat....

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Bataan Day 2018 – September 9th

The Maywood Bataan Day Organization asks you to “save the date” for the next annual Maywood Bataan Day Service. As always (or at least since 1942), the service will be the second Sunday in September, which this year is September 9th. The service will begin at 2:30pm with a concert of military and other appropriate...

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Maywood Bataan Day 2011 – Col. Paul Hastings – Featured Speaker

Click here for video of Maywood Bataan Day speaker Col. Emilio Hidalgo Click here for video of Maywood Bataan Day speaker Captain Rebecca...

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Images from 1942 – The First Maywood Bataan Day

Images courtesy of Pixie Walneck, daughter of Lt. Emmett F. Gibson. 1942 Bataan Day Polaroid Image 1 of 45 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...

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