• Definition for "Bataan"
    • A peninsula of western Luzon, Philippines, between Manila…
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  • Sentence for "Bataan"
    • Stationed in Bataan in the Philippines…
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Bataan definition

  • others:
    • A peninsula of western Luzon, Philippines, between Manila Bay in addition to South Asia Sea. After a long siege U.S. and Philippine World War II soldiers surrendered towards the Japanese in April 1942. U.S. causes recaptured the peninsula in February 1945.
  • noun:
    • the peninsula and area in the Philippines in which Japanese forces besieged American forces in World War II; US forces surrendered in 1942 and recaptured the area in 1945
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