The Fil-American Irregular Troops or FAIT was a large guerrilla organization founded by the retired United States Army Colonel Hugh Straughn and had many affiliate units in Southern Luzon, including Batangas. The 6th Infantry Regiment, McKinley Division, which operated in the town of Lemery, was one of these. In this page are transcriptions1 of disparaging communications, one anonymously written, to the United States Army Forces Western Pacific (AFWESPAC) about the 6th Infantry, McKinley Division.
Sept. 19, 1946
The Chief, Guerrilla Affairs Section
Jose Desiderio Luna
13 Oct. 1946
The COMMANDING GENERAL
Notes and references:
1 “6th Infantry Regt, McKinley Division, FAIT,” File No. 275-13, online at the United States National Archives.