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General Jonathan Wainwright received Philippine medal for valor

99-1267 (untitled)
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99-1267
6.5 x 8
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HST Keywords
Philippines - Ref. to
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Description
General Jonathan Wainwright, hero of Bataan, today received the Philippine Medal for Valor in a ceremony at the Philippine Embassy. Ambassador Joaquin Elizalde presented the Medal on behalf of President Manuel Roxas of the Philippine Republic. Secretary of War Robert P. Patterson looks on, right. From: Beth Gore. From: Beth Gore.
Date(s)
May 1, 1947