Better Leyte Than Never: The 75th Anniversary of Gen. MacArthur’s Return to the Philippines

Better Leyte Than Never: The 75th Anniversary of Gen. MacArthur’s Return to the Philippines

Find out why the Philippine island of Leyte is an important place name in Philippine—and world—history.

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The Battle of Manila, WWII

The Battle of Manila, WWII

The carnage and destruction that engulfed the City of Manila when American troops liberated it from the brutal Japanese imperial forces during World War II.

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War and Forgiving

War and Forgiving

Is it possible to forgive the unforgivable, like war crimes? Find out how one Philippine president dealt with this question.

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A Visit to the MacArthur Memorial

A Visit to the MacArthur Memorial

Where to find mementoes of the Old Soldier who never died but just faded away.

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On US Veterans’ Day (Canada Remembrance Day), a Toast to Our Freedom Fighters

On US Veterans’ Day (Canada Remembrance Day), a Toast to Our Freedom Fighters

Memories of the Filipinos’ resistance to Japanese occupation in World War II must never fade.

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Major General Basilio J. Valdes – Doctor, Officer and Gentleman

Major General Basilio J. Valdes – Doctor, Officer and Gentleman

As President Manuel L. Quezon’s personal physician, Major General Basilio Valdes stayed with him until he drew his last breath at Saranac Lake, New York.

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