Celebrating Araw ng Kagitingan 2016 in Bataan

Every 9th of April of each year, our nation celebrates ARAW NG KAGITINGAN (Day of Valor).

Bataan - Araw ng Kagitingan 2016

Araw ng Kagitingan is sometimes also called Bataan Day or Bataan and Corregidor Day. However way people prefer to call this special occasion, this is the day when we, as a nation, honor the courage and heroism of the Filipino and American soldiers, not to mention our brave civilians, who valiantly stood against the Japanese troops on the Fall of Bataan during World War II. This includes those who were part of the infamous Bataan Death March — a 140-kilometer walk where countless soldiers died.

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