The last four days have been quiet. For ten days we have not seen a plane. Today one of the provincial guards told us that Iloilo had been declared an open city and civilians are free to go back and forth. The Filipinos are no longer ambushing the Japanese on the roads.
February 17, 1943
Posted by Manuel L. Quezon III on Feb 17th, 1943 in Diary of Louise Fillmore Blancaflor