Philippine WWII Massacre Site of American POWs by the Japanese Army




Obelisk marking Japanese World War II Massacre Site of U.S. POWS on December 14, 1944 in Puerto Princesa, Palawan, Philippines All Photos: Daryl Borgquist, May 2008


The massacre site is located inside the Old Cuartel adjacent to the Catholic Cathedral of Puerto Princessa.


The Catholic Cathedral of Puerto can be seen on the hilltop from this photo beyond the commercial pier.  The massacre site is located to the right of the Cathedral.

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