|The Monument of the "Battling Bastards of Bataan" at the Veteran memorial|
park in Las Cruces. In the concrete that surrounded the monument some
of the original survivors of the Death march had made their footsteps.
”WE ARE THE BATTLING BASTARDS OF BATAAN
Over hill and under hill: Swedes strove through American desert
Two Swedish soldiers participated in The Bataan Memorial Death March 2014. Location: White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico, USA. Occasion: honouring World War II casualties. Mission: beat the sand, the hills, the temperature, and the 42 kilometres.
|Colour guard was present during the start with the veterans.|
|Taking a shower.|
|"Team Sweden" just before the finnish line.|
All the miles had these markers.
|The certificate and the dog tag.|
Also in the frame are the coins of the march.
You were able to frame it on the site.
Do this march if you get the chance
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