American Defenses of Corregidor and Manila Bay 1898 1945 - Berhow, Mark A

The Philippines were declared an American Territory on January 4, 1899, and fortification construction soon began on the islands in the mouth of Manila Bay. Among the sites built were Fort Mills (Corregidor), Fort Frank, and the formidable "concrete battleship" of Fort Drum. The defenses suffered constant Japanese bombardment during World War II, ...

American Defenses of Corregidor and Manila Bay 1898 1945 2003, Osprey Publishing (UK)

ISBN-13: 9781841764276

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