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Bataan March Survivor Elias Saavedra Dies At 96

One of the last survivors of the Bataan Death March has died. Elias Saavedra died Wednesday. He was 96. Last month, CBS 11 News spoke with Charles Dragich — a North Texan who also lived through one of the most infamous atrocities of war.

06/05/2014

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North Texas Bataan Death March Survivor Remembers

Between 60- and 80,000 Filipino and American soldiers surrendered to Japanese troops in the Philippines in 1942. North Texan Charles Dragich was there and survived.

CBS 11–05/26/2014

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Plano Teen Raising Awareness About Captured Soldier

A Plano teenager is on a personal crusade to find to a U.S. solider being held captive in Afghanistan.

CBS 11–05/03/2013

POW Bracelet of Capt. Jerry Singleton (CBSDFW)

POW Bracelet Leads To Plano Meeting 40 Years Later

Call it fate, chance or even a divine appointment. A woman just happened to come across the name of the man whose POW bracelet she wore 40 years ago.

11/02/2012

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