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Great Raid - Rescue Plan for Cabanatuan Prisoners

The January 1945 raid on the Cabanatuan prisoner-of-war camp, conducted by Filipino and American forces, remains one of the most spectacular rescue missions in U.S. military history.

This clip, from Shootout! - Raid on the Bataan Death Camp (2006), includes recreated scenes, interviews and historical footage.  It features two men who were part of the rescue team:  Captain Bob Prince and Lt. Robert Andersen.


Media Credits

Clip, from the History Channel's series Shootout!  Episode - Raid on the Bataan Death Camp.  Copyright, History Channel / A&E, all rights reserved.  Clip provided here as fair use for educational purposes and to acquaint new viewers with the A&E series.

Directed by:  Douglas Cohen

Written by:  Douglas Cohen and Sam Dolan

Narrated by:  Erik Thompson

 

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