Category: Filipino Heroes of WWII

Despite the failure of the uprising, the guerrillas of Sulu maintained their interest in what was happening in North Borneo and it was when the Japanese brought Australian and British PoWs, captured in Singapore, to the death camp at Sandakan…

From Imam Marujikim, Lim Keng Fatt learned of the activities of the Filipino guerrillas, their success in holding Tawi-Tawi and the neighbouring islands close to the west coast of North Borneo.   The people of Sulu are proud and independent,…

IN NORTH BORNEO AND THE SULU SEA Introduction:  It is often stated that it is the victors who write history. Certainly, in the war against Japanese aggression, Allied victory is attributed almost entirely to the American effort, and to a…