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Synonyms for Bataan

the peninsula and island in the Philippines where Japanese forces besieged American forces in World War II

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The technical assistance from the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Bataan is part of their economic plan to promote bamboo as an income-generating industry in the province.
He added that this project of this scale was the second to be put up in Bataan and the 17th in North and Central Luzon.
He was the primary suspect in the burning of a Bataan Transit bus and for killing Sgt.
The shares were personally received by Mayors Rolen Paulino of Olongapo City, Jay Khonghun of Subic, Jose Angelo Dominguez of Castillejos, Elvis Soria of San Marcelino and Estela Antipolo of San Antonio, all in Zambales, and Joseph Inton of Hermosa, Bataan.
Quezon City's relievers outscored their Bataan counterparts, 48-9, to help set the tone of the rout.
It was the heroics of Bryan Tolentino including perfect conversion at the free throw line in the dying seconds that saved the day for Bataan Dukhan, who escaped with a cliffhanger victory over Manila Red Apple, 72-68, to seal their ticket for the championship rounds of the Ooredoo Ambassador 2016 on Friday.
For a long time, Bataan was non-existent--people didn't know," said Debra Grunwald, the daughter of retired Chief Master Sgt.
forces surrendered in the province of Bataan and Corregidor Island in April 1942.
CS2 Wilner Civil, Food Service Galley Captain, USS Bataan (LHD 5), for supervising 12 Culinary Specialists in preparation of a full course meal hosted for Secretary of the Navy and staff during Navy Marine Corp Classic Media Luncheon, 7 November to 8 November 2012.
Events take a grim turn when the Americans on the Bataan peninsula surrender.
Tears in the Darkness: The Story of the Bataan Death March and Its Aftermath
Japan's nuclear disaster has cast a pall over the Philippines' renewed plans to revive a mothballed 27-year-old nuclear power plant in Bataan Province.
Soldiers from the 728th Military Police "Warfighters" Battalion, 8th Military Police Brigade, recently competed against 5,000 others in the 21st Annual Bataan Memorial Death March held near Las Cruces, New Mexico.
A top leader of the Makabayang Koalisyon ng Mamamayan (Makabayan) based in Bataan disclosed Wednesday that a total of P11 million will be allocated next month for the construction of various infrastructure projects and meet the medical needs of the Bataenos.
Several safety-minded Sailors aboard multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) recently became safety certified by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) during a ceremony aboard the ship.