ZOBEL’S GUERRILLA UNIT
HISTORY OF THE ORGANIZATION
down and told the Japanese the persons who helped him in his escape to Mindoro. As a result, Capt. Jose P. Tan, Capt. Teotimo Fagara, Capt. Demetrio Hernandez, Sgt. Dalmacio Aytona and Sgt. Sixto Buceta, all members of this command, were executed by the Japanese while Capt. Emilio Macabuag of this command also, after months of surviving indescribable tortures, was finally released. Major Vicente Calingasan of the Rainbow Regiment was also arrested and tortured.
positions in the outlying mountains of Calatagan and in the borders of Calatagan and Balayan. With the help of the Rainbow Regiment and the Hunters, the remaining Japanese were either killed or driven out so that by the 15th of April 1945, our sector (Calatagan) was already cleared of the enemy.
Notes and references:
1 “Zobel’s Guerrilla Unit,” File No. 137, online at the United States National Archives.