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3rd Annual Chesapeake Bataan Death March Memorial Walk
3rd Annual Chesapeake Bataan Death March Memorial Walk
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Date/Time
Date(s) - 05/24/2014
6:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location
Dismal Swamp Canal Trail

No better way to spend memorial day weekend.

The Chesapeake Bataan Death March memorial walk is a time to honor not only the survivors of those who died in Bataan but all World War II veterans and families.

The purpose of this annual event is to honor and remember all those who endured one of the most harrowing events in US and Filipino history. The walk is a time to honor not only the survivors and those who died in Bataan but all World War II veterans and families.

The event is held at the Dismal Swamp in Chesapeake, Virginia.

Our goal is to educate today’s generation on the sacrifices of the greatest generation.

The event is comprised of three walks:
- 16.6 miles
- 5 miles
- 1 mile

The walks are open and free to all.

More INFO HERE

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