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 is a transcription1 of a document prepared by one 1st Lt. Delfin Jaranilla, Jr. with recommendations on the 6th Infantry Regiment’s request to submit a revised roster.
FILE NO. SUBJECT: Request to submit revised roster for the 6th Inf, McKinley Div, FAIT
(1) From 1st Lt D Jaranilla, Jr TO: Capt E R Curtis
400 men for the 6th Inf, McKinley Div, FAIT, and the additional supporting papers allegedly withheld by Braulio Sedano.
1st Lt FA AP
2. Tab B, ltr, complaint, fr anonymous, dtd unk, recd 19 Oct 46
Notes and references:
1 “6th Infantry Regt, McKinley Division, FAIT,” File No. 275-13, online at the United States National Archives.