Bataan's Medical HeroThis distinguished native Tampan served with courage, honor and personal sacrifice as an army surgeon during WWII. He was captured and made a prisoner of war when the Japanese overran the Philippines. Afflicted with Beri-Beri and other diseases he performed heroically serving his comrades as doctor, friend and lifesaver.
|Placed By||Tampa Historical Society and Grateful Citizens of Tampa|
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|Date Added||Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 8:22am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17R E 356578 N 3092203|
|Decimal Degrees||27.94715000, -82.45788333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 27° 56.829', W 82° 27.473'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||27° 56' 49.74" N, 82° 27' 28.38" W|
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|Area Code(s)||813, 727, 305, 863|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 300 N Franklin St, Tampa FL 33602, US|
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