Death March 2



In this drawing by Jack Gold, a POW attempting to get water from an artesian well on the Death March is ordered to keep moving by a Japanese guard.


Courtesy of Josephine Becker


American POWs on the Death March being given a break.  These breaks were often referred to as the "sun treatment" because they were left sitting in the sun without water for hours.


Courtesy of the Lewis Brittan Family


Japanese troops stop and search American POWs on the Death March.  What one Japanese soldier left the POW keep another soldier would take.  This was a posed photo for the Japanese press.

Courtesy of the Brittan Family


American and Filipino soldiers on Death March.

National Archives


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