Bataan Death March
The Bataan Death March (Japanese: バターン死の行進, Hepburn: Batān Shi no Kōshin, Filipino: Martsa ng Kamatayan sa Bataan), which began on April 9, 1942, was the forcible transfer by the Imper...
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Death marches (Holocaust)
Death marches (Todesmärsche in German) refer to the forcible movements of prisoners in Nazi Germany. They occurred at various points during the Holocaust, including in 1939 in the Lublin province of P...
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Raid at Cabanatuan
121°02′40″E / 15.50944°N 121.04444°E / 15.50944; 121.04444The Raid at Cabanatuan, also known as The Great Raid, was a rescue of Allied prisoners of war (POWs) and civilians fr...
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Death march
A death march is a forced march of prisoners of war or other captives or deportees with the intent to kill, brutalize, weaken and/or demoralize as many of the captives as possible along the way. It is...
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Battle of Bataan
The Battle of Bataan represented the most intense phase of Imperial Japan's invasion of the Philippines during World War II. In January 1942, forces of the Imperial Japanese Army and Navy invaded Luzo...
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Moccasin Bend
Moccasin Bend Archaeological District is an archeological site in Tennessee that is included in the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park. "On March 13, 2001, Representative Wamp introduc...
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Jewish exodus from Arab and Muslim lands
The Jewish exodus from Arab and Muslim countries or Jewish exodus from Arab countries (Hebrew: יציאת יהודים ממדינות ערב‎, Yetziat yehudim mi-medinot Arav; Arabic: هجرة اليهود من الدول العربي...
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Long Walk of the Navajo
The Long Walk of the Navajo, also called the Long Walk to Bosque Redondo (Navajo: Hwéeldi), refers to the 1864 deportation of the Navajo people by the government of the United States of America. N...
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Ghost Soldiers
Ghost Soldiers: The Epic Account of World War II's Greatest Rescue Mission is a non-fiction book written by Hampton Sides first published in 2002. It is about the World War II Allied prison camp raid ...
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Unto These Hills
Unto These Hills is an outdoor historical drama staged Monday through Saturday evenings during summers at the 2,800-seat Mountainside Theatre in Cherokee in western North Carolina. It is the third ol...
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Absentees' Property Laws
Land and property laws in Israel provide the legal framework which governs land and property issues in Israel. Israel came into existence on 14 May 1948 with its Declaration of Independence. The Provi...
Back to Bataan
Back to Bataan is a 1945 World War II war film, directed by Edward Dmytryk and starring John Wayne and Anthony Quinn. It depicts events (some fictionalized and some actual) that took place after the...
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Trail of Tears
The Trail of Tears commonly refers to a series of forced relocations of Native American nations in the United States following the Indian Removal Act of 1830. The removal included members of the Chero...
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Chief Vann House Historic Site
The Chief Vann House is the first brick residence in the Cherokee Nation that has been called the "Showplace of the Cherokee Nation". Owned by a Cherokee chief named Chief James Vann, The Vann House i...
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Sandakan Death Marches
The Sandakan Death Marches were a series of forced marches in Borneo from Sandakan to Ranau which resulted in the deaths of 2,345 Allied prisoners of war held captive by the Empire of Japan during the...
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Memorials to Bataan Death March victims
Across the United States, and in the Philippines there exist dozens of memorials, such as monuments, plaques and schools, dedicated to the U.S. and Filipino prisoners who suffered or died during the B...
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Chickasaw
The Chickasaw are an indigenous people of the Southeastern Woodlands. Their traditional territory was in the Southeastern United States of Mississippi, Alabama, and Tennessee. They are of the Muskogea...
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The March (1945)
"The March" refers to a series of forced marches during the final stages of the Second World War in Europe. From a total of 257,000 western Allied prisoners of war held in German military prison camps...
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Four Fires
Four Fires is a novel written by Bryce Courtenay. It was first published in 2001.
The title is derived from a quote (unspecified, but possibly of Indigenous Australian origin):There are four fires...
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Pantingan River Massacre
The Pantingan River massacre took place during the Bataan Death March in mid-April, 1942. Several hundred of the Philippine Commonwealth Army 1st, 11th, 71st, and 91st Divisions of the USAFFE on the m...
Fort Smith National Historic Site
Fort Smith National Historic Site is a United States National Historic Site located primarily in Fort Smith, Arkansas along the Arkansas River, and also along the opposite bank of the river near Moffe...
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Shinyo Maru Incident
The Shinyō Maru incident occurred in the Philippines on September 7, 1944, in the Pacific theater of World War II. In an attack on a Japanese convoy by the American submarine USS Paddle, 668 Allied pr...
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Chieftains Museum (Major Ridge Home)
Chieftains Museum, also known as the Major Ridge Home, is a two-story house built in 1792 in Cherokee country (present-day Rome, Georgia). It was the home of the Cherokee leader Major Ridge— notable f...
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Battle of Chustenahlah
The Battle of Chustenahlah was fought in Osage County, Oklahoma, (then Indian Territory) on December 26, 1861, during the American Civil War. A band of 9,000 pro-Union Native Americans was forced to f...
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Brno death march
The Brno march, sometimes also called a death march (German: Brünner Todesmarsch) began late on the night of 30 May 1945 when the ethnic German minority in Brno, capital of the Czechoslovak provin...
1948 Palestinian exodus from Lydda and Ramle
The 1948 Palestinian exodus from Lydda and Ramle was the expulsion of 50,000–70,000 Palestinian Arabs when Israeli troops captured the towns in July that year. The military action occurred within the ...
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National Defense Corps Incident
The National Defense Corps Incident (Korean: 국민방위군 사건, Hanja: 國民防衛軍事件) was a death march that occurred in the winter of 1951 during the Korean War.On 11 December 1950, South Korea issued an act es...
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Seminole Wars
The Seminole Wars, also known as the Florida Wars, were three conflicts in Florida between the Seminole — the collective name given to the amalgamation of various groups of native Americans and ...
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