Manila, the Philippine Islands

Title

Manila, the Philippine Islands

Subject

Villamor, Jesus A., 1914-1971
MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964

Description

n one of the last pictures to leave the Philippines before Manila fell to the Japs, General Douglas MacArthur (left) is shown pinning a Distinguished Service Cross on Captain Jesus A. Villamor, of the Philippine Air Force, for heroism in the air.

Creator

The Library of Congress

Source

Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division Washington, DC 20540 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Publisher

Dr. C.C. and Mabel L. Criss Library

Date

1941 Dec. 22.

Contributor

Uploaded to Omeka by student, Fall 2016.

Relation

http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/oem2002008086/PP/

Format

JPEG

Language

English

Type

Photograph

Identifier

MacArthur gives a Filipino soldier a medal in one of the last images of him on the island before Japanese invasion

Files

8b08335r.jpg

Reference

Manila, the Philippine Islands, The Library of Congress, Dr. C.C. and Mabel L. Criss Library, 1941 Dec. 22.

Cite As

The Library of Congress, “ Manila, the Philippine Islands,” UNO Digital Humanities Projects, accessed November 26, 2020, https://unodigitalhumanitiesprojects.omeka.net/items/show/260.

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