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AND THANK YOU FOR VISITING

PHIMCOS

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING

Date:

February 12, 2020

Wednesday

Time:

6:00 PM (18:00)

Venue:

Arya Residences, BGC

Tower 2 Function Room

Terrace Level (TL)

Presentations:

  • Crushed Jewels: A Look into the Japanese Side of the Battle of Manila 1945, by Ricardo Jose

"Crushed Jewels" is the literal English translation of "Gyokusai" which meant glorious annihilation in Japanese military parlance.​

  • Sweet Sixteen: Celebrating Life in 1945 Manila, by Andoni Aboitiz

A detailed account of a family's movements over a 2-3 week period with photos of pre-war and post-liberation Manila.​

  • The Shooting Down of an American B-24 Bomber over Manila, by Albert Montilla

An account illustrated with maps, photos and newspaper clippings as personally witnessed on January 8, 1945.​

Philippine Maps Through Time

MAPPING THE PHILIPPINES SEAS EXHIBITION