Lat 7° 35' 25N Long 124° 4' 13E Located on the western coast of Mindanao bordering Illana Bay.
Occupied by the Japanese Army forces which established a camp at Malabang with a tunnel network dug in the surrounding area. During 1942, after Chief Justice of Philippine Supreme Court Jose Abad Santos was captured in Cebu attempting to flee, he was transported to Malabang and executed in the camp and buried in barangay Curahab, which was later renamed Barangay Jose Abad Santos in his honor.
American missions against Malabang
January 14 - March 12, 1945
On April 17, 1945 U. S. Army X Corps under the
command of General Franklin C. Sibert landed unopposed at Illana Bay with Maranao guerrillas liberated Malabang.
Located near Malabang
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June 15, 2019