Prisoners of the Japanese


“I can't give you men much advice. Just always remember you are American soldiers, and act like soldiers at all times. Someday our troops will be back. Use your heads, for godsake, and stick together — no matter what happens.”


— Captain Albert K. Fields

“Beyond Courage”

On April 9, 1942, [then] Brigadier General Edward P. King, surrendered the combined American and Philippine forces on the Bataan Peninsula to Colonel Motoo Nakayama at Lamao.