Death March 8

 

The 100th kilometer Death March Marker at the San Fernando dedicated to the memory of Pvt. Charles Peterson of B Company, 192nd Tank Battalion.

Courtesy of Richard McMahon

 

Plaque on the 100th kilometer marker at San Fernando dedicated in memory of Pvt. Charles A. Peterson of B Company, 192nd Tank Battalion by his sister.

Courtesy of Richard McMahon

 

The sole surviving boxcar which was used on the death march, by the Japanese, to haul POWs from San Fernando to Capas.  The car was preserved at the Filipino Military Base at Tarlec. It was recently moved to the Camp O'Donnell Memorial. One hundred men were packed into each car. 

Courtesy of Jim Litton

 

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