Collection photo # 2014.95.01 - Bombing of Corregidor, 16 February 1945
Photo album of Dr. Philip J. Hayes, DDS, during his naval service. The photos relate to the Philippines and Oahu, Hawaii during 1944 and 1945, specifically: Papua-New Guinea (Milne Bay, Finschhafen, & Hollandia); Lingayen, Luzon, Philippines (Grand Island in Subic Bay, San Fabian, Clark Field, Kalakan Point, Olongpao, Subic, & San Fernando) ; Leyte; Fort Drum in Manila Harbor (and its destruction?); Corregidor; Bataan; Mapia Island; Palawan;
Zamboanga; Maraveles; Santo Tomas Prison in Manila; & Oahu, Hawaii (including Camp Erdman). Additional subject matter consists of Navy surgeons helping native populations; Good Friday Ceremony at Subic Church – March 30, 1945; Devotions on Good Friday on USS Blue Ridge – March 30, 1945; Navy dentists at work; War Damage; USS Blue Ridge (LCC-19); USS General Hugh L Scott (AP-136); & USS Denver (CL-58). The album contains excellent imagery of engagements and battles in the Philippines, as well as its aftermath.