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Inside Nagcarlan's Underground Cemetery Laguna Philippines
Philippines
The Nagcarlan Underground Cemetery is considered a national historical landmark because its underground crypt was used as a secret meeting place in 1896 by Filipino revolutionaries. During the Filipino-American War, Filipino patriots also used the underground cemetery to formulate their battle plans and to seek shelter. It also became a safehouse for Filipino guerillas during World War II. There is no famous hero buried here but perhaps, it is enough that we pay our respects to this place where our nameless heroes and patriots sought sanctuary.
Copyright: Alexis Estenor
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Taken: 05/03/2012
Uploaded: 05/03/2012
Updated: 23/07/2014
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