American Prisoners of War
The American Soldiers (survivors and victims) from the Bataan Death March and other area's in the south pacific islands during WWII.
The NIAC national awareness campaign to raise the level of awareness regarding the Bataan Death March where thousands of American soldiers were captured by the Japanese military and held in slave labor camps until the end of the war.
This event in world history is unfortunately absent in school textbooks and largely unknown to the vast majority of people around the world.
Read and discover about the atrocities committed by the government of Japan targeting American Soldiers captured and held as prisoners of war.
A video detailing facts behind this sad chapter in world history can be purchased at the NIAC store page.
Reported by niacad on 2009-07-31
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