Bataan Essay

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The Researcher would like to thank all the people who helped and supported while writing this research paper.
Firstly, the Researcher would like to thank God for all the blessings He had given me, The Researcher praise and love Him giving his family strength to support his studies.
Lastly, the Researcher would like to thank his parents who taught him and gave him knowledge to understand an everyday life. Also, to his teachers who continued to give him full understanding in every subject they teaches him.

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The Life of the Prisoners during Japanese Occupation in the Philippines ix
V. The Aftermath of the Bataan Death March……………………………… ix
Chapter III : Conclusion and Recommendation
A. Conclusion…………………………………………………………………… x
B. Recommendation…………………………………………………………… x
Bibliography……………………………………………………………………………… xi
Preliminary Outline……………………………………………………………………… xii

Chapter I
The Problem and It’s Background

A. Introduction
In the time of World War 2, occupation of Japanese in the Philippines many things happen like massacring prisoner of wars, girls, and even childrens.
One of the notable events in occupation of Japanese in the Philippines was the “Martsa ng Kamatayan sa Bataan” or Bataan Death March, this research paper will give you idea, what happen in the Bataan Death March during the Japanese Occupation of the Philippines.

B. Statement of the Problem
This research entitled “Bataan Death March : The Struggle” will tackle the following questions.

1. What is Bataan Death March?
2. When did the Bataan Death March started?
3. How long and far did they march?
4. How many have died and is there any survivors?
5. What happen to the POW’s while marching?

C. Significance of the Study
This research about “Bataan Death March : The Struggle” was chosen for the following reason:

This research will benefit the readers and the researcher on the part of the reader, it is knowledge to the reader about what happen in Bataan Death March and it will give idea to the readers how the people live in the time of World War 2, this will become an inspiration to the readers to value their lives as they live now in peace. The researcher, it gives a reminder of the Philippine History, this will give inspiration to the people to live on how matter they are in a challenge of life, because our ancenstors struggle to free our country.

D. Definition of Terms
1. Death March - Is a forced march of prisoners of war or other captives or deportees with the intent to kill, brutalize, weaken and/or demoralize as many of the captives as possible along the way.
2. Prisoner of War – A person who has been captured and imprisoned by the enemy in war.
3. Guerilla Fighters – Soldiers that escaped or who hide away from the Japanese during the Japanese Occupation of the Philippines. A small group of soldiers who is specialized in military tactics like ambushes.
4. Torture – The action or practice of inflicting severe pain on someone as a punishment or to force them to do.
5. Camp O’Donnell – The camp where the Japanese took their POW’s.
6. World War – A war involving many large nations all over the world.
7. Allied Power – A major alliance of countries consisting US, United Kingdom, France and Russia against the Axis Power of Germany
8. Peninsula – A piece of land that almost surrounded by water.
9. Surrender – Cease resistance to an enemy or opponent.
10. Water Buffalo – The carabao; The national animal of...

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