The Battle of Leyte and the Liberation of the Philippines in 1944–45 (VIDEO)

In 1942, the Japanese invaded the Philippines. Two years later, United States forces landed on Leyte and began the liberation of the Philippines. The Battle of the Philippines (or Operation Musketeer) began with the landing of the US 6th Amy on the beaches of Tacloban and Dulag, on the island of Leyte on October 20, … Read more