The Liberation of the Philippines
Just after the U.S. entered World War II, the Japanese conquered the Commonwealth of the Philippines, an American protectorate, occupying its people. But they still hope, and in January 1945, these were answered as much of the Philippines Islands were liberated and its people cheered the Americans.
World War II
ChannelOn NowUp Next
- Ch 354Battlezone WWII: Battle of Midway to Victory in the PacificThe 2nd US Marines' bloody assault on Tarawa.Modern Warfare: The Vietnam WarThe Vietnam War was fought for the defense of democracy. Ten long years of vicious combat - including the Tet Offensive and bloodshed at Hue and Saigon - permanently embedded the Vietnam War in the American consciousness.