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DAY OF VALOR HONORS WW11 VETERANS, COVID-19 FRONT-LINERS

2,952 Filipino WW2 veterans still alive; 279 over century mark

 April 8, 2021

MANILA – Of the 151,824 Filipinos who fought during World War II, there are 2,952 who are still alive as of Thursday (April 8, 2021), with 279 over the century mark.The oldest among them is Sgt. Malomalo Salag, born in 1909 and who turned 112 on Valentine’s Day, according to the records… Read More

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Draw strength from WWII heroes’ gallantry, AFP urges Pinoys

 April 8, 2021

MANILA – The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Thursday urged Filipinos to draw inspiration from the gallantry of World War II veterans, ahead of the observance of Araw ng Kagitingan (Day of Valor).”In this difficult time when our hope is being challenged by the deadly Covid-19… Read More

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