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    Balanga Bataan Province | Luzon Philippines

Lat 14° 40' 34N Long 120° 32' 10E  Located on the eastern side of the Bataan Peninsula along the main road.

Balanga Elementary School
Located at Basa Street, Talisay in Balanga City. This school was used as Japanese General Homma's command post at the end of the battle of Bataan. This was the site Major General Edward King was brought after his surrender at Limay, which was not documented, for propaganda purposes by the Japanese. A marker and paintings are located at the school.

St. Joseph's Church
Used by Japanese artillery during the bombardment of Mt. Samat in April 1942.

Fall of Bataan Marker
Located in the Capital Compound of Balanga city. This marker was dedicated on April 9, 1952.

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Last Updated
August 25, 2018



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