Who Are Some Bataan Death March Survivors?
Jack Heinzel, Ferron Edwin Cummins, Abie Abraham and Albert Brown were survivors of the Bataan Death March. Tens of thousands of Filipino and American prisoners of war participated in the death march. Historians haven’t come to consensus on exactly how many died, but the estimate is in the thousands.
Recounts of the incident by Jack Heinzel, Ferron Edwin Cummins, Abie Abraham and Albert Brown helped historians interpret and document the march. Other notable American survivors are Bert Bank, Albert Braun, Thomas F. Breslin and William Dyess.
Jose Calugas, Virgilio N. Cordero, Jr., Manuel T. Yan and Teófilo Yldefonso are Filipino and Filipino-American survivors of the death march.