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2009 Annual Bataan Memorial Service


2009 Annual Bataan Memorial Service

2009 Annual Bataan Memorial Service held in Maywood, Illinois. First (1st) interview of Col. Richard A. McMahon, US Army - Retired - period served (Vietnam). Listen to Col. McMahon describe his recent visit overseas and the apology offered to former American POW's from the Ambassordor of Japan. Second (2nd) interview with Thomas Duddy who at the age of 15 years old was working for Western Union during World War II and was assigned the task of delivering black stars to the families of American Military personnel who died in battle. Interviews conducted by Anthony E. La Piana, founder & president of the NATIONAL ITALIAN AMERICAN COUNCIL & NIACTV.

Reported by TOLIS on 2009-09-14