February 1, 2018

Woman from Taal Showing Bayonet Scar on her Belly, 1945

A woman from Taal showing bayonet scar on her belly, 1945.  Image source:  United States National Archives.
A woman from Taal showing bayonet scar on her belly, 1945.  Image source:  United States National Archives.
Date Taken: 2 October 1945

Original Caption: Natividad Balba shows bayonet scar on her body which was inflicted by the Japanese during their terroristic reign in the Philippine Islands. Many natives carry such scars. Taal, Batangas, P.I. (for Philippine Islands)

Source: United States National Archives. The photo was colorized courtesy of Algorithmia.



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