Lat 14° 17' 8N Long 120° 43' 8E Ternate is located near the southern coast of Manila Bay to the southwest of Cavite in Cavite Province on Luzon in the Philippines.
During March 1942, Japanese emplaced ten 240mm Howitzers, of the Hayakawa Detachment, commanded by Col. Masayoshi Hayakawa, deployed in the Ternate area. Japanese troops staged from location prior to the assault on Corregidor on May 5, 1942.
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October 23, 2019