The tour started with our visit to memorial parks of Pres. Sergio Osmeña, Sr. and Pres. Manuel L. Quezon. These mini-parks have bronze statues in honor of our 1st and 2nd Presidents’ of the Philippine Commonwealth.
Accompanying them is also a stone statue of a “Filipina”, in honor of her major role during the Japanese Invasion.
Just beside them you can see the site of the Filipino Heroes Memorial depicting the heroism of Filipinos from past to the early 90’s. It was inaugurated by former Pres. Fidel V. Ramos on the 28th of August 1992.
Under Spanish rule, Corregidor served as a fortified defense and an entry point (customs). The island also has its own lighthouse to warn Manila of imminent treat from enemy ships.
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