February 1, 2018

Boy Looking at Mass Killing Site in Barrio Sulok 1945

A boy looks at a massacre site in Barrio Sulok, 1945.  Image source:  United States National Archives.
A boy looks at a massacre site in Barrio Sulok, 1945.  Image source:  United States National Archives.
Date Taken: 25 October 1945

Original Caption: A little Filipino boy inspects the site of a mass killing by the Japs in Sulac, Batangas, Luzon, P.I. (for Philippine Islands)

Note to the reader: “Sulac” is Barrio Sulok at the border between the Lipa City and Santo Tomas, known in the present day as Barrio Santa Cruz of Santo Tomas.

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



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