Diary of William P. Oliver

April 30, 1942

Hosp. # 1 Bataan, P.I.

April 30 12:05 AM. Warned to be ready to leave hospital for PW Camp at any time — left at about 12:15 Am. Rode in truck to Balanga arrived at 4 AM Slept — had fine big serving of Rice at breakfast and noon Japanese are being very liberal and Courteous One soldier took my watch but later I was questioned about it without any reference on my part & later the watch was returned!!