• History,  My Father's Family,  Nostalgia

    Nostalgia # 2 : During The Japanese Regime

    Since we just celebrated our Day of Valour or Araw ng Kagitingan here in the Philippines, I would tell you about the experience of my father and his family and his older brother who is a veteran and was one of those soldiers who fought for us during World War II. While my uncle was fighting his best against Japanese soldiers, my Dad’s family had a slim chance to see him. Without my uncle’s knowledge, my father, my grandfather and my great grandfather were captured and they were held in a camp of the Japanese soldiers, my Dad was only a kid at that time. They were there for almost…