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Bataan by the numbers
68,000-plus: The approximate number of prisoners of war who were surrendered to the Imperial Japanese Army during the fall of Bataan...
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Bataan by the numbers
68,000-plus: The approximate number of prisoners of war who were surrendered to the Imperial Japanese Army during the fall of Bataan in World War II. Many of the prisoners were starved, sick and debilitated.

38,000-plus: The approximate number of Filipino civilians who were captured by the Japanese army at Bataan.

80,000: The estimated number of U.S. and Filipino military, and civilians who started on the Bataan Death March.

54,000: The estimated number of prisoners of war who made it to Camp O’Donnell at the end of the Bataan Death March.

5,000 to 10,000: Estimate of the number of Filipinos who died during the Bataan Death March. Multiple sources listed various approximate numbers.

500 to 650: The estimated number of Americans who died during the Bataan Death March.

60 to 69.6: The approximate distance, in miles of the Bataan Death March. Multiple sources listed varying distances. The Bataan Death March was from Mariveles to San Fernando.

5: The number of days it took to complete the march.

1,816: The number of New Mexicans who served with the 200th Coastal Artillery and 515th Coast Artillery at Bataan. They were members of the New Mexico National Guard.

829: New Mexicans who died in battle, as prisoners of war, and after liberation, according to the New Mexico National Guard.

987: New Mexicans who survived the Bataan Death March.
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Cookie1
 
Cookie1 April 15, 2018
Great picture of foot maintenance along the long walk.
1Ernesto
1Ernesto April 15, 2018
Live action photo makes this truly a part of why so many are proud to participate in the honorable Bataan march feeling what must have been the pain endured in a five day forced march.
JDLifeshots
 
JDLifeshots April 17, 2018
Great capture!
estercastillo08
 
estercastillo08 June 16, 2018
Great picture !!

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