01 Apr Congratulations to the Essay Contest Winners!
We are pleased to announce the winners of the Battle of Manila Essay Writing Contest of Memorare Manila 1945:
LEA ATHENA MOLINA (University of Asia and the Pacific)
DANIELLE TAMARA FABELLA (University of the Philippines – Diliman)
MARCEL ALBERT BERNARD MALLONGA (Ateneo de Manila University)
MARK ANTHONY CABIGAS (Philippine Normal University)
RAPHAEL BENEDICT GALAPIN (University of the Philippines – Manila)
TIFFANNIE RUTH LITAM (Ateneo de Manila University)
PATRICIA GHENEN PEÑARANDA (University of the Philippines – Manila)
Congratulations to all the winners and thanks to everyone who participated!
The Memorare – Manila 1945 commemorates the lives lost during the battle for the liberation of Manila, waged by Filipino and American forces against Imperial Japanese troops from February 3, 1945, to March 3, 1945. Their collection of books and documents, as well as the Roderick Hall Collection on World War II in the Philippines can be accessed at the Filipinas Heritage Library.
Photo: The Winners with the Board of Memorare Manila 1945 and guests during the Awarding Ceremony on April 6, 2019 at the Ayala Museum Glass Space. More photos on our Facebook page (Updated on April 6, 2019)