The Lobo Unit, USAFFE Guerrilla was originally considered by the United States army as part of the Pandita Area, DI Combat, Free Luzon Area, 6th Military District guerrilla outfit under the command of one Danny Flores. The mother organization was not favorably considered for recognition by the United States Army. In this page is a transcription1 of a memorandum issued to all company commanders of the Lobo unit rebuffing Japanese propaganda designed to dupe the local population that the Americans were no longer returning to the Philippines.
USAFFE GUERRILLA LOBO UNIT MINDE AREA
UNDER LT. COL. TOMAS A. ILAGAN
SIXTH MILITARY DISTRICT
: FAITH AND PROPAGANDA.
: ALL COMPANY COMMANDERS.
LOBO UNIT MINDE AREA.
Propaganda and Intelligence Oper.
Ass’t S-3 Bn, personnel.
Notes and references:
1 “Pandita Area, Free Luzon Intelligence Echelon, 6th MD, [Folder 4],” online at the United States National Archives.