JANUARY 15

| January 15, 2020

1900
Revolutionary leader Pantaleon del Rosario writes to guerilla chief Emilio Verdeflor informing him of the American capture of Sudlon and relaying word that General Maxilom has ordered a shift from open battle to guerilla warfare and that the policy is to “harass the enemy without cessation.”

1945
Elements of the 7th U.S. Infantry Division begin to clear Camotes Island of Japanese soldiers. Operations are to last until January 31.

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