Bataan: the Judgment Seat
BATAAN: THE JUDGMENT SEAT. By Lieutenant Colonel Allison Ind. New York: The Macmillan Company. 395 pp. $3.50.
LIEUTENANT COLONEL ALLISON IND gives his own personal account of the tragedy of Bataan in Bataan: The Judgment Seat. However, the tragedy did not begin on December 7, 1941. It began years before when the United States was blind to the fact that some day we should have to defend the Philippines against the Japanese, and in this blindness refused to strengthen ourselves sufficiently to meet the inevitable onslaught.
If you are an MCA&F Member
OR Join the MCA&F to continue reading
By becoming a member of the Marine Corps Association & Foundation, you gain access to the entire library of articles from Leatherneck Magazine and the Marine Corps Gazette. Click here to sign up online and continue reading this article