6 edition of We Were There At The Battle For Bataan found in the catalog.
September 12, 2007
by Kessinger Publishing, LLC
Written in English
|Contributions||Courtney Whitney (Contributor), Irv Docktor (Illustrator)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||196|
One of World War II’s greatest untold stories began on April 8, when Lt. Gen. Jonathan Wainwright, the commander of the U.S. Army in . After the Bataan Peninsula fell in April , a group of Army and Navy nurses continued to perform their duties while imprisoned in a Japanese camp.
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Even today in history books, there is only a short paragraph about ,!A?American troops joined with the ill-trained Philippine army to fight a Aca,!A"vicious ,!A? They were the first American women to see combat and yet, the story was “swallowed up,” said Elizabeth Norman, the author of We Band of Angels.. After the bombing of Pearl Harbor in , 99 Army and Navy nurses carried on, caring for nearly 6, injured soldiers over four months, in makeshift jungle hospitals on the Bataan peninsula in the Philippines.
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On January 4, Wainwright began retreating towards Bataan and three days later USAFFE forces were within the peninsula's defenses.
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We were there at the Battle for Bataan. by Benjamin Appel starting at $ We were there at the Battle for Bataan. has 6 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. Just prior to the fall of Bataan on 9 Aprilthe nurses serving there were ordered to the island fortress of Corregidor by General Wainwright (commander of the forces in the Philippines after MacArthur was ordered to Australia).
On Corregidor. During the Battle of Corregidor, the nurses were stationed in the hospital and wards in the maze of tunnels connected to the Malinta Tunnel. We Were There books are easy to read and provide exciting, entertaining stories, based upon true historic events.
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[Benjamin Appel; Irv Docktor] -- An American brother and sister living in Manila with their businessman father take part in the campaign to win the Philippines during World War II.
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We Were There at The Battle for Bataan by Benjamin Appel,Paperback A book with obvious wear. May have some damage to the cover but integrity still intact. The binding may be slightly damaged but integrity is still date: During the Battle of Bataan, the American and Filipino soldiers held out four months against the Imperial Japanese Army.
On April 3,the Japanese army launched its final assault on Bataan. We Were There at the Battle for Bataan avg rating — 23 ratings — published — 3 editions Want to Read saving 4/5(30).
The next hours of the Battle of Bataan were filled with noise and confusion. “The roads were jammed with soldiers who had abandoned arms and equipment in their frantic haste to escape from the advancing Japanese infantry and armored columns and the strafing planes overhead,” wrote Louis Morton in his book The Fall of the Philippines ().The Battle for the Recapture of Bataan (Filipino: Labanan para sa Bataan) from 31 January to 21 Februaryby US forces and Allied Filipino guerrillas from the Japanese, part of the campaign for the liberation of the Philippines, was waged to secure the western shore of Manila Bay to enable the use of its harbor and open new supply lines for American troops engaged in the crucial battle.
The Battle of Bataan: America's Incredible World War II New Year's Defeat it was troubling how unprepared the defenses were. Moreover, there was almost a .