We Remember April 9th

We Remember April 9th

Maywood Bataan Day Organization President Richard A. McMahon Jr. and Director Ed Brotonel joined members of the Philippine Consulate in Chicago to mark the 74th anniversary of the fall of Bataan in World War II. The Chicago-area has a deep and long-lasting memory of...
MBDO Mourns Loss of Director Barry Cicero

MBDO Mourns Loss of Director Barry Cicero

Maywood Bataan Day Director-At-Large Barry Cicero has lost his gallant battle with cancer. A tireless positive campaigner for veterans, Barry worked as Veteran Liaison for the MBDO. In addition, Mr. Cicero enjoyed a lifelong relationship with the American Legion,...
Death March Memento

Death March Memento

The Filipino-American Memorial Endowment, Inc. is asking the public to donate to their fund to continue their mission to maintain and preserve the Philippine WWII Memorials, including the Death March Markers. To recognize donors, they are offering a special, limited...
2015 Philippine Veterans Week Photos

2015 Philippine Veterans Week Photos

Col. McMahon has completed early work on the album of photos from the 2015 Philippine Veterans Week events at the Capas National Shrine. Please click on the GALLERIES link above, then PHILIPPINE EVENTS ALBUM and then scroll down to select this gallery. Or click here...