April 29, 1945 Sunday

It was 3 o'clock in the morning; the boat started to move. We could not see anything; it was pitch black. Destination unknown. In the dark, the events of the past days came back to me. We left Irisan, a town about six kilometers from Baguio on April 12, 1945 headed towards Agoo, an American-captured..

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October 28, 1942

People coming from Northern Luzon brought the usual news that groups of "Tulisaffes" (short for tulisan, and USAFFE) attacked towns and Japanese garrisons in Ilocos and La Union. In reprisal, the Japanese burned down the towns of Agoo and Tubao, killing thousands of innocent residents.      

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First Day, January 4, 1829

This was the first expedition on which I penetrated into the interior.  On my preceding ones I had not gone beyond the first mountain chain, as the large fields of tobacco planted clandestinely, which I had to destroy, detained me many days, and when my provisions were exhausted I had to return to the towns. I had..

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