The Pagamutan ng Maralita or the Poor Man’s Hospital was a hospital set up in Batangas Town (presently the City of Batangas) and served clandestinely as a hospital for various guerrrilla organizations operating in the province of Batangas. In this page is a transcription1 of an official communication from one Lt. Col. W. P. Moore of the Adjutant Office of the United States Army in the Philippines informing the Pagamutan ng Maralita that it was not being given official recognition.
UNITED STATES ARMY FORCES WESTERN PACIFIC
OFFICE OF THE COMMANDING GENERAL
3 JUL 1946
Dr. D. T. Tolentino
1176 Washington St.
W. P. MOORE
Lt. Col., AGD
Ass’t Adj Gen
Lt. Col. Hugh L. Carnahan:
Notes and references:
1 “Pagamutan ng Maralita,” online at the United States National Archives.