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Map of the 3rd Battalion Fil-American Irregular Troops

Map of the 3rd Battalion Fil-American Irregular Troops
Accession Number
M650
Cartographer
Juan M. Villegas C.E., CO. 3rd Battalion FAIT, Nasugbu, Batangas.
Photo Color
Color
Physical Size
17 1/2 X 18 inches
Restrictions
Unrestricted
TIF Identifier
M650.tif
Rights

This item is in the public domain and can be used freely without further permission.

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Credit: Juan M. Villegas C.E., CO. 3rd Battalion FAIT, Nasugbu, Batangas.

Courtesy Harry S. Truman Library & Museum, Independence, Missouri.

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Description

A copy of a hand-drawn map that focuses on the operations and works accomplished by the 3rd Battalion Fil-American Irregular Troops (FAIT) during and after the Allied landing at Nasugbu, Batangas, Philippines in 1945. Specifically, this map describes and plots the engineering efforts of the 3rd Battalion FAIT, which was attached to the Corps of Engineers, 11th Airborne Division. Also included are details on Japanese positions and numbers during and after the landing. Handwriting on the back identifies this map as being part of the Official File. The handwriting reads: "Official Legal File-1055, N.D."

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