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Bataan Commemoration

Washington Township High School JROTC Cadets Join Williamstown Counterparts for Bataan March Commemoration


For Immediate Release
April 12, 2024



WTHS cadets gather after the commemoration of the Bataan Death March. They include (left to right): Back row – Chase Hopkins, Dayton Lundberg, William Kimmerley, Maksim Koslosky, Alexis Duwa, Samantha Krug, Jaidyn Flanary, Callisto Taraborelli, James Sargent, Celestino Stanfa, Christopher Rayca, Grant Heil, Izaiah Whitson, Aidan LeComte, Matthew Carden; Front row – Milo Crane, Aryanna Rusi, Madison Slimm, Analisa DiScienzo, Lt. Col. Beth Ann Lumpkin, Audrey Dalessandro, Maria Bernal-Alfonso, John Steger, Xavier Dazilme, Julianna Rusi.


WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP – Washington Township High School students who are cadets in the school’s Air Force JROTC program participated with Williamstown High School JROTC cadets in a Bataan March commemoration last weekend.


The 14-mile march/walk/hike is done in memory of the Prisoners of War from World War II who lost their lives in the Philippines during the torturous five-day, 65-mile Bataan Death March. 


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