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Timeline Event:


May 03, 1942

USS Spearfish (SS 190) evacuated naval and military officers (including nurses) from Corregidor. These evacuees were the last to leave the island by this method as the Corregidor and the Manila Bay forts surrendered to the Japanese on 6 May.

Theater:  Pacific Theater

ItemType:  Equipment

More Information: 

Source:  Naval History & Heritage Command


Date Added: 2011-05-03

Tags: Submarine, 1942,Corregidor,nurses,evacuation


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