MacArthur Memorial in Tacloban, Leyte

Where did General Douglas MacArthur land when he returned to the Philippines to “liberate” the country from the Japanese invaders? It’s in Leyte, where a park, formerly called the MacArthur Park, was erected to commemorate the historic day. The bronze statues tower over everyone, including the larger-than-life statues of President Sergio Osmeña and General Carlos P. Romulo, who were with the landing party of Gen. MacArthur. It’s now called the Leyte Landing Memorial, located at the Red Beach, Palo, Leyte. Continue reading “MacArthur Memorial in Tacloban, Leyte”