The Cabcaben World War II Memorial Site in Mariveles, Bataan

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The five months of unrelenting assault of the Japanese Imperial Army against the combined Filipino-American forces during the Second World War had finally ended in a house in this lot at 5PM on May 6, 1942.

Cabcaben WWII Memorial Site in Mariveles, Bataan On this date and time, Corregidor had fallen and Lieutenant General Jonathan M. Wainwright, the commander of the US Army Forces in the Far East (USAFFE), surrendered to Lieutenant General Masaharu Homma, head of the 14th Army.Cabcaben WWII Memorial Site in Mariveles, Bataan

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