Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Kiangan: Yamashita Surrender Site



Tomoyuki Yamashita, an Imperial Japanese Army General, physically surrendered to the Americans on September 2, 1945 after he came down from his hideout in Hungduan.

He surrendered in Kiangan, the oldest and historical place in Ifugao province.  



This mini museum is located at the Kiangan Elementary School.


No entrance fee is needed. You just have to register.









The surrender of Tomoyuki Yamashita.


Yamashita's letter.

Kiangan

The names of men and women who fought for freedom.

 

 


 I salute to these people who served our country for freedom during World War II







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