Snapshot: The Ruins of Corregidor Hospital

Corregidor Island


On the 29th day of  December 1941, the Japanese forces bombed the island of Corregidor and one of the heavily damaged structures was its hospital. It was despite the fact that the hospital was clearly marked with a red cross. It was one of the countless sad stories of World War 2.

But the sad stories of Corregidor Hospital didn’t end during the war, there were more after, some known and some unknown. If only the ruins could talk.

Get to know some of the secrets hidden in the corners of the ruins and more of Corregidor with Ivan Man Dy of Old Manila Walks’ “Of Bombs, Big Guns and Lost Gold”, a walking tour of Corregidor.