As we observe Memorial Day, let us remember those who died in World War II, especially the Filipino and American defenders of Bataan and Corregidor 75 years ago. We also salute the veterans who served so that our generation can live and prosper in free societies. Filipino veterans have now earned recognition, long delayed in many cases, with a U.S. Congressional Gold Medal.
Your help in supporting that cause is most sincerely appreciated. Make a donation through the US-Philippines Society to the Congressional Gold Medal Recognition Project, an initiative of the Filvet Recognition and Education Program.
John F. Maisto
Hank Hendrickson Executive Director of the US-Philippines Society Embassy of the Philippine in Washington D.C. May 18, 2017 Thanks Sonny, Pepi and Ronie. And, thanks to CDA Patrick and his talented staff. Always a pleasure for the US-Philippines Society to work with the Embassy. We have learned a lot this …