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Santo Tomas Internment Camp

Frederic H. Stevens

Santo Tomas Internment Camp

1942-1945

by Frederic H. Stevens

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Published by F.H. Stevens in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Santo Tomas Internment Camp (Manila, Philippines)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementFrederic H. Stevens ; with a foreword by Douglas MacArthur.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 569 p. :
    Number of Pages569
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16603242M
    LC Control Number46007327


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So Far from Home: Manila's Santo Tomas Internment Camp, Bruce E Johansen. out of 5 stars 2. Paperback. 4 offers from $ Surviving a Japanese Internment Camp: Life and Liberation at Santo Tomás, Manila, in World War II Rupert Wilkinson.

out of 5 stars Author: Frederic H Stevens. So Far From Home: Manila's Santo Tomas Internment Camp, by Bruce E Johansen and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   During World War II the Japanese imprisoned more American civilians at Manila's Santo Tomas prison camp than anywhere else, along with British and other nationalities.

Placing the camp's story in the wider history of the Pacific war, this book tells how the camp went through a drastic change, from good conditions in the early days to impending Author: Rupert Wilkinson. SANTO TOMAS INTERNMENT CAMP,Frederic H.

Stevens, self-published,p, hc no dj, boards bumped/scuffed, CLEAN text, semi-solid bindingpenned by a POW w/internee listings for Santo Tomas, Baguio and Los Banosultra rare, considered the definitive account Try the new Google Books.

Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Try it now. No thanks. Try the new Google Books Get print book. No eBook available Santo Tomas Internment Camp: Frederic Harper Stevens. F.H. Stevens, - Concentration camps - pages.

0 Reviews. I chose this book because Santo Tomas Internment Camp book had read "Rescue at Los Banos" in May and about Davao immediately after, and wanted to know about Santo Tomas, purportedly the largest of the Japanese Internment Camps in the Philippines.

The author primarily used the numerous war diaries of Isla Corfield, who was interned with her year-old daughter, Gill.4/5(13). Roster of ex-internees, escapees, and refugees by Santo Tomas Internment Camp (Manila, Philippines),Headquarters San Carlos Camp, Office.

The materials consist of three diaries kept by James Richard Koch while working as an electrical engineer in the Philippines during World War Two, and while he was kept prisoner by the Japanese at the Santo Tomas Internment Camp in Manila, P.I.,   Through the courtesy of Google and the HathiTrust, I have formatted and uploaded a PDF version of the complete Frederic H.

Stevens book, Santo Tomas Internment Camp. You can read this book online and search for any word, or name, in the text by pressing the Santo Tomas Internment Camp book and F keys on your computer simultaneously.

During the war a second internment camp was opened approximately 42 miles south of Manila, to ease the crowded conditions in Santo Tomas. The third list consists of British civilian prisoners held in Baguio, the pre-war summer capital of the Philippines located.

There were interned within the walls of an old Spanish university which would be called the Santo Tomas Internment Camp.

Their poignant stories commemorate the human spirit and their will to organize and survive or face untold consequences. Product details. Aspect Ratio: ;Reviews: The Drainpipe Diary, first published inis the moving account by an American nurse of her internment at Santo Tomas in Manila during World War II.

She began her detailed diary on January 5,the date she was to have married her fiancé, but which instead marked the beginning of three long years of internment in the Santo Tomas Camp. UST played a critical role during World War II, from tobeing the largest internment camp in the Philippines.

It would be remembered that around 4, internees, of which almost 3, were Americans, were liberated from the Santo Tomas Internment Camp by American Forces beginning February 3, James E. McCall wrote the following book, "Santo Tomas Internment Camp STIC-Toons and STIC-Tistics " () Octo Thank you for your site - it brought tears to my eyes to view the lives of the POW's and to see what you have accomplished.

The Santo Tomas Story: dorp () Editor of Philippine Magazine at the outbreak of war and interned at Santo Tomas and regarded as camp historian.

Three Year Picnic: Evelyn Whitfield () The book shares crisp details of the author's life inside civilian camps during her three year internment in the Philippines. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stevens, Frederic H.

Santo Tomas Internment Camp. [New York]: F.H. Stevens, © (OCoLC) Document Type. Santo Tomas Internment Camp (By Mervyn Brown of the Shanghai Evening Post) A graphic description of the happy and contented con­ditions prevailing among the little cluster of allied internees in Santo Tomas University, Manila, since the inception of the Greater East Asia War was given this morning by Mrs.

James D. White in an exclusive interview to the Shanghai Evening Post. From her vivid. American and British civilians in Manila were rounded up and were sent to the University of Santo Tomas.

Life at Santo Tomas Internment Camp. For more than 3, men, women and children, the University grounds would become their prison camp for the next three years.

On Februtwo men attempted to escape the camp. Surviving a Japanese Internment Camp: Life and Liberation at Santo Tomas, Manila, in World War II: Wilkinson, Rupert: : BooksReviews: Santo Tomas internment camp by Relief for Americans in Philippines, New York.,Relief for Americans in Philippines edition, in English.

The camp was the abandoned campus of the University of Santo Tomas, about five miles away. In the first months, there were 4, internees, mostly American and British, with some Australians and. Searched Santo Tomas Internment Camp.

Where are you from. Doylestown, PA. Please enter your comments. My father, Buck Parfet, and his parents Moonie and Hank Parfet, of Golden, Colorado, were interned at Santo Tomas for almost 3 years.

My father was in high school when he was interned, and my grandfather was the manager of a mine near Baguio. I would also like to clarify that while the LIFE Archive refers to the Santo Tomas Complex as a prison, it was in fact an internment camp – not that naming conventions matter to those who were subject to its walls and discipline.

Manila’s Santo Tomas Internment Camp became home, school, theater, but always jailhouse for Lee. As captivity and starvation take their toll, the music Lee's father composed for her thirteenth birthday inspires and sustains her. Leonore's Suite is a story of courage, friendship, faith.

Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.

Pages: Chapters: Sentosa, Batu Lintang camp, Raid at Cabanatuan, University of Santo Tomas, Palawan, Raid at Los Ba os, Stanley Internment Camp, Angels of Bataan, The Weihsien Compound, Sandakan Death Marches, Changi Prison, List of Japanese-run internment camps.

On this day inHerald reporter Jack Percival filed a first-hand account of the liberation of the Santo Tomas Internment Camp, where he had spent the last three years as a prisoner-of-war.

Collection 6 - Internment Camp. Under the Japanese Occupation of the Philippines (), most of the Sampaloc campus of the University of Santo Tomas was converted into an Internment Camp for American and European civilians and their families in the country.

The Santo Tomas story by A. H Hartendorp (Book); The iron gates of Santo Tomás: the firsthand account of an American couple interned by the Japanese in Manila, by Emily Van Sickle (Book); Surviving a Japanese internment camp: life and liberation at Santo Tomas, Manila, in World War II by Rupert Wilkinson (Book).

Santo Tomás Internment Camp: Carcinoma of uterus: Andrews, Elvira: British: Santo Tomás Internment Camp: Died of coronary thrombosis: Aplin, Ada Aloysia: British: Santo Tomás Internment Camp: Missing, believed killed by the Japanese: Baker, Mary Klein: British: Santo Tomás Internment Camp: Santo Tomas Internment Camp: | |Santo Tomas Internment Camp| was the largest of several camps in the |Philippines| in wh World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most definitive collection ever assembled.

Santo Tomas Internment Camp book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Stanley was pictured leading a group of 63 fully armed Japanese soldiers away from Santo Tomas internment camp in the Philippines after holding their hostages for 36 hours (February 5, ).

The camp had been liberated previously by advancing American forces, but over of the civilian prisoners were taken hostage by desperate Japanese. Santo Tomas Internment Camp (Manila, Philippines) Concentration camps > Philippines.

World War, > Philippines. World War, > Prisoners and prisons. World War, > Concentration camps. Pete Wygle was a civilian internee at the Santo Tomas Internment Camp, a boy of about ten or 11 years old at the time. He also authored the book, “Surviving a Japanese POW Camp”, served on active duty in Korea and later in the Army National Guard retiring as a Colonel.

He was also very active in the American Ex-Prisoners of War Association. About the Book. Jean-Marie Faggiano and her family were living in the Philippines when Pearl Harbor was attacked on December 7, The following month, she and her family, along with over 3, other non-national civilians, were forced to surrender to the Imperial Japanese Army and live as civilian prisoners of war in the Santo Tomas Internment Camp in Manila.

The majority of them were kept in internment camps in the Philippines. On February 3,Santo Tomas internment camp in Manila, where nearly 4, Allied civilian POWs were held, was liberated by the American forces. A few weeks later, more than 2, civilian POWs were liberated from Los Banos camp.

38 The camp was being constructed next to Baker Hall, by the first group of men who arrived in May In Dec. an additional inmates arrived from the University of Santo Tomas Internment Camp, followed by in Apriland in Dec.: 7–9. My great Uncle, Earl Edward Russell, left me a book written by a friend and fellow internee at Santo Tomas, titled simply, “Santo Tomas Internment Camp.” The book was written by Frederick H.

Stevens, and details life inside the walls of the camp. In Rand Sterling was a wealthy, womanizing club owner and an American of note among ex-pats and locals alike. Now two years later, Rand is just another civilian prisoner of war—one whose planned escape from the Santo Tomas Internment Camp could put him and others in grave danger.

Santo Tomas University, in downtown Manila, was converted to an internment camp that held more than 4, civilians. Among them was Marie Adams, a Red Cross worker, approximately fifty years old, who was held there from May until the camp was liberated in February.

The book emphasizes the story of the nurses and patients at Hospitals #1 and #2, incarceration in the Santo Tomas Internment Camp, the transfer of Navy nurses and military prisoners to Los Banos, and the effect of the transfer of civilian prisoner camps from the Japanese Bureau of External Affairs to the War Prisoners Department of the Imperial.- Explore Brindy Linens's board "Santo Tomas" on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Internment, Internment camp, University of santo tomas. Elizabeth Lautzenhiser Irvine died peacefully on J in Nacogdoches, TX at the age of Elizabeth, known as Liz, was born July 5, to Roscoe and Mamie (Norton) Lautzenhiser in .