"CORREGIDOR REVISITED 2011"
_________________
John Moffitt
Karl Welteke



 

 

 

It's trite to trot out the figures as to how quickly we are losing the men of 1939-1945.   It's part of writing this site, to try and keep in contact with the men who are still on the "green side of the grass." I lose friends regularly.

In March 2010 I was contacted by Alyson Adams, who explained to me that she was the daughter of Pfc. Richard J. Adams, of 3d Bn HQ & HQ Co., who was amongst the first to drop on Landing Zone "B", Corregidor on February 16, 1945,  and that she would be coming to Manila for a short while and wanted to visit Corregidor.  I couldn't make it to Corregidor at the time, and told her that there was an American couple living there and that she should be in contact with Steve Kwiecinski for a "special" tour.

We were again in contact when she announced that her father would be coming to Corregidor in January 2011, so I got busy again to try to arrange for some of our heavy duty members and friends to accompany the honored visitors.  I was again caught out of the country and unable to attend, so I will let those who were involved take up the story, each in their own style.

Paul Whitman

 

Karl Welteke -  Day 1  | Day 2  | Day 3

John Moffitt  |  Steve Kwiecinski  | Richard Adams

   

 

 

 

 

         

OUR WEBSITES

AUTHORS

FEATURES

STAND IN THE DOOR!

FOLLOW

Corregidor Then and Now

Don Abbott

The Lost Road

Battlebook - Corregidor

Bulletin Board / Feedback Forum

503d PRCT Heritage Bn.

Gerry Riseley

Combat Over Corregidor

Japanese Unit & Troop Strength

503d WWII Honor Roll

Rock Force

William T. Calhoun

Amid th' Encircling Gloom

Ft. Benning Monographs

Taps

Coast Artillery Manila & Subic Bays

John Lindgren

The Rock Patch

503d PIR as a Case Study

Rock Force Honor Roll

4th Marines on Corregidor

George M. Jones

By Order of Maj. Kline

Engineers' Report - Corregidor

Site & Navigation Info

Bless 'Em All

James P. Lowe

 

 

 

503d PRCT Assn Official Website

Robert W. Armstrong

REFERENCES

FILM CLIPS

503D HERITAGE

Concrete Battleship

Verne White

1936 Corregidor Map

503d Jump at Nadzab

by Article Title

Battle of Manila

Jim Mullaney

2/503 Vietnam Newsletter

Cleaning Up Corregidor

by Author Name

Fall of the Philippines

(more)

1945 Jump Map

Interview - Clevenger

by List of Recent Articles 

 

 GO TO CONTENTS

The 503d PRCT Heritage Battalion is the Official Website of the 503d Parachute RCT Association of WWII Inc. Join with us and share the 503d Heritage and values.

So that the last man standing shall not stand alone.

 

 

Copyright , 1999-2011 - All Rights Reserved to The Corregidor Historic Society, 503d PRCT Heritage Bn. & Rock Force.Org
Last Updated: 29-03-11