ABOVE: The War Diary of the 4th Marines records the surrender of Bataan.

8.
Serang, Java.

A Marine POW from USS Houston dies in a temporary prison camp.

XZ
Pvt. Donald W.
Hill
USS Houston

 



24.
Corregidor, Philippine Islands.

Japanese artillery hits Marine defensive positions, including a machine-gun nest.

 
PFC Irving E.
Holmes
A/1/4th Marines
PFC Truman J.
Fain
D/1/4th Marines
Cpl. Vernon E.
Putnam
D/1/4th Marines
Cpl. Walter W.
Meyer
I/3/4th Marines


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