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FAST FACTS: Balangiga Massacre

Sep 28, 2018 - 10:09 AM

The Balangiga Massacre of September 28, 1901, is considered as one of the bloodiest events during the Philippine-American war

EDITORIAL CARTOON. The editorial cartoon of the New York Evening Journal on May 5, 1902, depicting soldiers carrying out the order of General Jacob H. Smith to kill Balangiga males over the age of 10. Photo from Wikipedia Commons

Neglected Balangiga cries for help after Haiyan

Nov 16, 2013 - 6:46 PM

The mayor of Balangiga appeals for aid and support At least 3 630 affected families await relief

IN RUINS. The remains of Balangiga Central Elementary School. Photo courtesy of Balangiga Mayor Viscuso de Lira