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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP06 Mar 2019 9:18 p.m. PST


"World War II was one of the largest and deadliest conflicts in human history, claiming the lives of millions and wreaking havoc on countries' economies throughout the world.

Truly a "world war" in scope, virtually every country participated directly or indirectly in the war. For the Philippines, its own involvement came in the form of being occupied by the Japanese for three years.

Eager to grab the country's natural resources, the Japanese drove out the Americans and became the new masters of the archipelago. Their reign—marked by numerous accounts of atrocities—alienated majority of the Filipinos who kept on fighting for their homeland right until the Americans came back to liberate the country…."
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Legion 412 Mar 2019 7:42 a.m. PST

I thought it was the Germans had help from Aliens ?

donlowry12 Mar 2019 8:52 a.m. PST

What natural resources did the Philippines have?

UshCha12 Mar 2019 10:47 a.m. PST

I get a link error.

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP12 Mar 2019 3:02 p.m. PST



Lion in the Stars12 Mar 2019 3:22 p.m. PST

@UshCha: I get link errors at the top of the page, but the article is there.

UshCha13 Mar 2019 9:39 a.m. PST

Link works for me now and was interesting.

thomalley13 Mar 2019 10:18 a.m. PST

What natural resources did the Philippines have?

Just about anything you want esp Nickle and Copper and Coal. But don't forget rice and other food products.

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP13 Mar 2019 12:10 p.m. PST

Glad you enjoyed it my friend!. (smile)


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