Haydock, Michael D.
February 2002
Military History;Feb2002, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p46
Recalls the trial of United States Marine Major Littleton W.T. Waller for his conduct of operations in the field on Samar, Philippines. Military action that resulted in Waller's court-martial; Atrocities by American soldiers against the Filipino citizenry.


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