13° 7' 60N Long
123° 43' 60E Legaspi is located in southeast Luzon. Also known as Legazpi Port, Legaspi or San Roque. Borders Albay Gulf to the east, Mayon Volcano to the north and Daraga to the southwest.
Site of Japanese landings on the southeastern tip of Luzon
on December 11/12, 1941 by a force debarking form Palau of the
Kimura Detachment of the 33rd Regiment. The town remained under Japanese control until April 1, 1945 when the U.S. Army landed at Legaspi and liberated the area.
American missions against Legaspi
December 14, 1941 - April 27, 1945
Legaspi Airfield (Sanbon
Airfield occupied by the Japanese
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January 11, 2018