Bataan death march

By:dra,jamar,dt

The Bataan death march began on april 9th 1942. It was the forcible transfer by the imperial Japanese army of 60,000-80,000 Filipino and American prisoners of war after the three month battle of Bataan in the Philippians during world war 2.all told ,approximately 2,500 -10,000 Filipino and 100-650 American prisoners at war died before they could reach their destination at camp o' do ell .the reported death tolls vary,especially amongst Filipino POWs,because historians cannot determine how many prisoners blended in with civilian population and escaped. The march went from mariveles,Bataan,to San Fernando,pampanga from San Fernando,survivors were loaded to a box train and they were brought to camp o' Donnelly in capas, Tarlac  

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