APR. 9, 2010 — Samuel Ojinaga, son of the 200th Coast Artillery's Vicente Ojinaga, explains why “God Bless America” is sung at the Bataan Memorial Ceremony in Santa Fe, New Mexico.


“We looked at each other and started screaming and yelling. We ripped off our ID patches, and began to sing — ‘God Bless America.’”


— Jack Aldrich, 200th CA(AA), POW Kosaka

On hearing the news of the end of the war.

“Beyond Courage”