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Vol. 2 No. 32

What Jap Prisoners Think About the War and Us

Cover: The earnest GI, studying the WD’s Language Guide booklet on Tagalog, is Pvt. Raymond Essinger of Williamstown, Ohio, a Combat MP and veteran of New Georgia and Bougainville with the XIV Corps. Tagalog, is spoken by more than four million people in the Philippines and is the native tongue in Manila where, if he’s lucky, he may get a beat. / Photo by Sgt Dick Hanley