Skip to main content

These Hallowed Halls / The Events of February 1945 at De La Salle College, 1982

 Item — Box: 35 Gold
Identifier: BAL LRC 35 Gold 1279 a&b


  • 1982


Language of Materials

English .

Biographical / Historical

This is the story of the massacre of 41 victims by Japanese forces in Manila, Philippines, during World War II, among whom were 16 Christian Brothers. Appendices which list all of the victims of massacre, including the many laypersons who had connection with De La Salle College (Manila). Each of the 16 Brothers is given a short biographical sketch; Brother Flavius Leo [John Corcoran] (1876-1945) was a member of the Baltimore District.


2 Volumes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Unknown. Copy 1: Inscribed "Brother Erminus Joseph, Thanks for the midyears, Ben, 1983." Copy 2: Autographed by the authors and presented to Brother Gabriel Thomas Cannon, FSC.

Materials Specific Details

Softcover, 97 pages, illustrated with photographs, maps, schematics.

Repository Details

Part of the The De La Salle Christian Brothers Archives of the Baltimore District Repository

1900 West Olney Avenue (Box 831)
Philadelphia Pennsylvania 19119- United States