Post Profile






Cata-al World War II Museum in Valencia, Philippines

From the age of five, Felix Cata-al began looking for relics of World War II in the Valencia region of the Philippines, where he lived. This area, surrounding the nearby Mount Talinis, was the site of the battle of the Visayas, which was fought by U.S. forces and Filipino guerrillas against the Japanese in 1945. Felix’s late father Porforio Cata-al was a part of the guerrilla movement, and after the war, started collecting war artifacts that were scattered around the region.
read more

share

Related Posts


PA: CATA 'Looking Forward' to Fueling Station, Growth

Industries / Transportation : MassTransit

More than 75 officials from Crawford County and the surrounding northwestern region of the state gathered Friday for the inaugural Crawford Area Transportation Authority Retreat at the Iroquois Boating and Fishing Club.

Thousands flee cold lava from Indonesian volcano

News : Storyful

Thousands are fleeing the area surrounding the Gamalama volcano in Indonesia after recent eruptions caused cold lava to come pouring into nearby villages. The fast-running lava floods from the volcano affected the area Ternate, whic...

Alésia Museum and Archaeological Park – A Look Around

Fashion / Men's Fashion : Selectism

The impressive Alésia Museum and Archaeological Park by Bernard Tschumi Architects sits on hallowed ground in the Burgundy region of France—specifically the site of a battle between Julius Caesar and the Gauls during the Gallic Wars...

Tsunami alert issued after deadly Philippine quake

News : Storyful

A severe earthquake shook the Philippines on Monday killing over 40 people. The 6.9 magnitude quake hit the Visayas region followed by strong aftershocks measuring up to 6.2 on the Richter scale. In the province Negros Oriental the ...

Charlie Gard dies aged 11-months after life support withdrawn

News : The Raw Story

Charlie Gard, the terminally-ill baby, who was at the center of a legal battle regarding his treatment, died Friday, according to a family spokesperson. The legal battle surrounding his fate captured worldwide attention, with US Pre...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC