<ul><li>Warning:  </li></ul><ul><li>This presentation contains graphic images </li></ul>
World War II
World War II The costliest war in history Estimates of over 60 million dead
World War II
World War II
World War II
World War II
 
The Japanese Invasion of the Philippine Islands The Bataan Death March
United States <ul><li>After World War I, the U.S. wanted to remain as neutral as possible </li></ul><ul><li>Wanted to take...
Japan <ul><li>Had been extending its empire for almost half a century </li></ul><ul><li>Had control over Korea, Manchuria,...
 
1941
 
December 7, 1941 <ul><li>Japanese attack Pearl Harbor </li></ul>
USS Arizona
USS Arizona USS Shaw
USS Arizona USS Shaw USS West Virginia
USS Arizona USS Shaw USS West Virginia USS California
Following the day of infamy <ul><li>Japanese invade Philippine Islands December 8, 1941 </li></ul>Furthest extent of Japan...
April 1942
April 1942
April 1942
<ul><li>Over 60,000 American and Filipino troops taken as POWs </li></ul>
<ul><li>Over 60,000 American and Filipino troops taken as POWs </li></ul>
The Death March
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
<ul><li>The Death March ended over two weeks after the fall of Bataan </li></ul><ul><li>Between six and eleven thousand Am...
<ul><li>Survivors herded to camps throughout the Pacific </li></ul><ul><li>Thousands more died in these camps </li></ul>
<ul><li>Survivors herded to camps throughout the Pacific </li></ul><ul><li>Thousands more died in these camps </li></ul>
The end draws near <ul><li>By late 1944, American forces reached the Philippine Islands in its own Pacific campaign </li><...
The end draws near <ul><li>By late 1944, American forces reached the Philippine Islands in its own Pacific campaign </li><...
Palawan <ul><li>Over 150 POWs forced into air raid shelters and burned alive </li></ul><ul><li>Those trying to escape were...
Cabanatuan
 
Sources <ul><li>Sides, Hampton.  Ghost Soldiers . New York: Anchor Books, 2001. </li></ul><ul><li>Taylor, Frank. “Agony in...
Music <ul><li>Athanassios Efthimiou Kapralos,  Never Again </li></ul><ul><li>Magnatune Compilation,  Classical,  “Ensemble...
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    I am searching for photos of the Death March and other facets of the Battles of Bataan & Corregidor. Can you direct me to where you got some specific photos in you slide show?
    photo of three papers in stand on slide #23
    kicking & beating on slide #34
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The Bataan Death March

  1. 1. <ul><li>Warning: </li></ul><ul><li>This presentation contains graphic images </li></ul>
  2. 2. World War II
  3. 3. World War II The costliest war in history Estimates of over 60 million dead
  4. 4. World War II
  5. 5. World War II
  6. 6. World War II
  7. 7. World War II
  8. 9. The Japanese Invasion of the Philippine Islands The Bataan Death March
  9. 10. United States <ul><li>After World War I, the U.S. wanted to remain as neutral as possible </li></ul><ul><li>Wanted to take an isolationist stance </li></ul><ul><li>“ It’s a European war” </li></ul><ul><li>Was , however, shipping supplies to British </li></ul>
  10. 11. Japan <ul><li>Had been extending its empire for almost half a century </li></ul><ul><li>Had control over Korea, Manchuria, and wanted to spread into China and the Pacific </li></ul>
  11. 13. 1941
  12. 15. December 7, 1941 <ul><li>Japanese attack Pearl Harbor </li></ul>
  13. 16. USS Arizona
  14. 17. USS Arizona USS Shaw
  15. 18. USS Arizona USS Shaw USS West Virginia
  16. 19. USS Arizona USS Shaw USS West Virginia USS California
  17. 20. Following the day of infamy <ul><li>Japanese invade Philippine Islands December 8, 1941 </li></ul>Furthest extent of Japanese control
  18. 21. April 1942
  19. 22. April 1942
  20. 23. April 1942
  21. 24. <ul><li>Over 60,000 American and Filipino troops taken as POWs </li></ul>
  22. 25. <ul><li>Over 60,000 American and Filipino troops taken as POWs </li></ul>
  23. 26. The Death March
  24. 38. <ul><li>The Death March ended over two weeks after the fall of Bataan </li></ul><ul><li>Between six and eleven thousand Americans and Filipinos died </li></ul>
  25. 39. <ul><li>Survivors herded to camps throughout the Pacific </li></ul><ul><li>Thousands more died in these camps </li></ul>
  26. 40. <ul><li>Survivors herded to camps throughout the Pacific </li></ul><ul><li>Thousands more died in these camps </li></ul>
  27. 41. The end draws near <ul><li>By late 1944, American forces reached the Philippine Islands in its own Pacific campaign </li></ul><ul><li>There remained only several camps, including: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Palawan </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cabanatuan </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Japan orders death of POWS </li></ul>
  28. 42. The end draws near <ul><li>By late 1944, American forces reached the Philippine Islands in its own Pacific campaign </li></ul><ul><li>There remained only several camps, including: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Palawan </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cabanatuan </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Japan orders death of POWS </li></ul>
  29. 43. Palawan <ul><li>Over 150 POWs forced into air raid shelters and burned alive </li></ul><ul><li>Those trying to escape were shot </li></ul>
  30. 44. Cabanatuan
  31. 46. Sources <ul><li>Sides, Hampton. Ghost Soldiers . New York: Anchor Books, 2001. </li></ul><ul><li>Taylor, Frank. “Agony in the Pacific.” Magazine and date unknown: 57-71. </li></ul><ul><li>Associated Press. “Shameful War Chapter.” Sun-Sentinel 5 April 1992: 1G. </li></ul><ul><li>“ Death was a part of our life.” LIFE Date and pages unknown. </li></ul><ul><li>Knowles, Jesse. “The Bataan Death March.” Online. Available http://www.geocitites.comPentagon/8967/. 13 April 2004 </li></ul><ul><li>PBS. “Capture and Death March.” Oneline. Available http://www.phs.org/wgbh/amx/macarthur/sfeature/bataan_capture.html. 29 February 2004 </li></ul><ul><li>Dorsey, Chris. “Our POWs Shouldn’t Have to Wait Anymore.” Newsweek 4 November 2002: 14. </li></ul><ul><li>Boren, Homer and Fridlund, Paul. “The Will to Live.” American History Illustrated September/October 1993: 50. </li></ul><ul><li>Author unknown. “Memorial Page to Bataan, Corregidor, & Visayan-Mindanao Force.” Online. Available http://members.terracom.net/~vfwpost/Bataan.html. 28 April 2004. </li></ul><ul><li>Art Montana. “Ben Steele’s Personal Chronicle from Bataan to Hiroshima.” Online. Available http://www.artmontana.com/Article/steele/Images/hisown.html. 28 April 2004. </li></ul><ul><li>Author unknown. “Military Cartoon – 1944.” Online. Available http://usd230.k12.ks.us.PICTT/publications/cartoons/1944/m/gif. 28 April 2004. </li></ul><ul><li>Author and title unknown. Online. Available http://www.battlingbastardsbataan.com. 25 February 2004. </li></ul><ul><li>Author and title unknown. Online. Available http://sanddiego.edu/gen/USPics/bataan. 25 January 2004. </li></ul>
  32. 47. Music <ul><li>Athanassios Efthimiou Kapralos, Never Again </li></ul><ul><li>Magnatune Compilation, Classical, “Ensemble Sreteniye” </li></ul><ul><li>Retrieved through Creative Commons </li></ul>
  33. 48. Stories of the events surrounding the march Recommend reading Recommend viewing

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