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The Army and the people
For coordinated defense efforts, US President Franklin Roosevelt formed the Usaffe (US Armed Forces in the Far East) as umbrella military command on July 26, 1941, and called Douglas MacArthur to active duty as its commanding general. The Pacific War ...
Remembering FDR's Forgotten Promise is One Thing; Keeping it is Another
In 1941, but prior to December 8th, President Roosevelt promised Philippine soldiers U.S. citizenship and full veteran's benefits should they serve in the United States Army Forces Far East (“USAFFE”).
Wit at war
“Fight for Freedom,” authored by my dad's first cousin, writer/lawyer Antonio A. Nieva, brought me full circle with ruins that had haunted me so.
Last stand
But first, the three men need to be recognized by the Philippine Veterans Affairs Office (PVAO) as guerrillas of the Usaffe (United States Armed Forces of the Far East) during World War II.
Pension elusive for Aeta guerrillas

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