This beautiful memorial sits on a hill in Makati. It is US property, maintained by the American Battle Monuments Commission. Admission is free and requires a car to enter the long drive. The hills are lined with small white crosses and stars of David representing those who died and were missing. There is a circular monument at the top of the hill, covered columns that encircle the hill like a crown on the waLls between columns are the names of those who were missing and presumed dead and those whose remains were later found. The names are alphabetical and list the service and state from which the deceased came.included arew US service people and the Philippine scouts who served with them. There are several beautiful mosaic maps depicting the battles in the Pacific. The site is impecably maintained, quiet, and serene.
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