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  Local Government Unit: Municipality of Mabitac
It became an independent municipality in the year 1611 not by legislation but by mutual agreement by and between the Spanish friars of both towns who were the influential ruling class at that time.
Mabitac boast of brave and notable sons like Juan Cailles and Fidel Sario, two generals who showed undaunted courage and figured prominently in the war against Spain.
During the succeeding regime of the Americans, Mabitac and its populace experienced relative peace and prosperity.
www.mabitac.gov.ph /index.php?id1=5&id2=1&id3=0   (298 words)

  
 Mabitac, Laguna - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mabitac is a 5th class municipality in the province of Laguna, Philippines.
It was the site of a battle in the Philippine-American War, when on September 17, 1900, Filipinos under General Juan Cailles defeated an American force commanded by Colonel Benjamin F. Cheatham.
Mabitac is situated on the eastern side of the province of Laguna, 54.68 miles from Manila using Rizal Province on a winding road, and 76.43 miles using South Super Highway, Calamba and Santa Cruz, Laguna.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Mabitac   (285 words)

  
 Mabitac. Who is Mabitac? What is Mabitac? Where is Mabitac? Definition of Mabitac. Meaning of Mabitac.
Mabitac is a municipality in the province of Laguna in the Philippines.
Mabitac was linked to the garrison town of Similoan by a causeway which, on the day of the battle, was flooded with water (in many parts waist-deep).
The Americans lost some 21 killed and 23 wounded in the battle, an effective loss of 33% of their strength (termed a "profoundly impressive loss" by General Arthur MacArthur in an effort to decrease the shock potential for U.S. servicemen).
www.knowledgerush.com /kr/encyclopedia/Mabitac   (416 words)

  
 Battle of Little Bighorn - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Battle of Little Bighorn   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-29)
He led the defeat of General Custer at the Battle of the Little Bighorn on 25 June, 1876 in Montana, USA.
US General E S Godfrey and White Man Runs Him, last of the Crow Indians, at a monument marker at the site of the Battle of Little Bighorn, Montana, where the Seventh Cavalry was massacred by the Sioux and Cheyenne American Indians.
On 25 June 1876 it was the scene of the Battle of the Little Bighorn.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Battle+of+Little+Bighorn   (191 words)

  
 Mabitac Laguna - Definition up Erdmond.Com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-29)
It was the site of a battle in the Philippine-American_War, when on September 17, 1900, Filipinos under General Juan_Cailles defeated an American force commanded by Colonel Benjamin F. Cheatham.
REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES Municipality of Mabitac ''' (Region IV-A) ''' Townhood: 1611 Population: ''2000 census''—15,097 ''Density''—240 per km² Area: 62.96 km² (???) Barangays: 15 Congressional district: 4th district of Laguna Class:
The Americans lost some 21 killed and 23 wounded in the battle, an effective loss of 33% of their strength (termed a "profoundly impressive loss" by General Arthur_MacArthur in an effort to decrease the shock potential for U.S. servicemen).
www.erdmond.com /Mabitac,_Laguna.html   (468 words)

  
 Medal of Honor Recipients - Philippine Insurrection   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-29)
Citation: For extraordinary heroism and eminent and conspicuous conduct in battle at the junction of the Cadacan and Sohoton Rivers, Samar, Philippine Islands, 17 November 1901.
Citation: For distinguished conduct in the presence of the enemy during the battle of Katbalogan, Samar, Philippine Islands, 16 July 1900.
Citation: For distinguished conduct in the presence of the enemy in battles, while with the Eighth Army Corps on 25, 27, and 29 March, and on 4 April 1899.
www.army.mil /cmh/mohphil1.htm   (5230 words)

  
 Laguna - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 1754, the Province of Laguna and Tayabas were divided, with the Malinao River separating the towns of Majayjay and Lucban.
The province became a bloody battle ground for the Chinese during the two instances that they rose in revolt against Spain.
In 1603's, the Chinese made their last stand in the mountains of San Pablo, and in 1639, they fortified themselves in the highlands of Cavinti and Lumban, surrendering in Pagsanjan a year later.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Laguna   (1638 words)

  
 1900 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
January 16 - The United States Senate accepts the Anglo-German treaty of 1899 in which the United Kingdom renounced its claims to the Samoan islands.
February 23 - Boer War: Battle of Hart's Hill - In South Africa the Boers and British troops battle.
May 23 - Sergeant William Harvey Carney becomes the first African American to be awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor (awarded for heroism in the Battle of Fort Wagner during the American Civil War).
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/1900   (1761 words)

  
 India, Indian States, India States, Indian hotels, Indian News and Indian Tourism, India Travel
September 17 is the 260th day of the year (261st in leap years).
1176 - The Battle of Myriokephalon is fought.
1462 - The Battle of Świecino (or Battle of Żarnowiec) is fought during Thirteen Years\' War.
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 Mabitac, Laguna in TutorGig Encyclopedia
Outdoor Living See all 109 results in Mabitac, Laguna...
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www.tutorgig.com /ed/Mabitac   (391 words)

  
 The Manila Times Internet Edition | LIFE & TIMES > Relaxing at the foot  of Sierra Madre   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-29)
It was in this small town, we were told, that the Battle of Hinukay took place in 1900.
Later on, the National Historical Institute officially changed the historic battle’s name from Battle of Hinukay to Battle of Mabitac.
It was a wonder how we found a way to take notes while feasting on the native delicacies served before us.
www.manilatimes.net /national/2005/feb/04/yehey/life/20050204lif1.html   (1314 words)

  
 Askaroo : Mabitac   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-29)
Mabitac is situated on the eastern side of the province of Laguna, 54.68 miles
The Spaniards, having difficulty in pronouncing the "G" consonant,
called this place "Mabitac" whenever they mentioned this place.
www.askaroo.com /info/Mabitac.html   (259 words)

  
 SOUTHERN LUZON and BICOL, Philippines Unsung Heroes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-29)
He was the commanding officer of Battalion Trias that took part in various bloody engagements against the Spaniards in Cavite and in the suburbs of Manila.
He also fought the Filipino-American war and won the Battle of Mabitac in 1899.
The expedition to the Visayas he led has for its purpose the annihilation of the Spanish stronghold in that region at the same time unifying the Visayan rebel forces with the Central Revolutionary Government of Aguinaldo.
www.msc.edu.ph /centennial/hero/bicol/page6.html   (251 words)

  
 September 17 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
1462 - Battle of Świecino, called also Battle of Żarnowiec, during Thirteen Years' War
1894 - Battle of Yalu River, the largest naval engagement of the First Sino-Japanese War.
1900 - Philippine-American War: Filipinos under Juan Cailles defeat Americans under Colonel Benjamin F. Cheatham at Mabitac.
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/September_17   (946 words)

  
 Mabitac, Laguna   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-29)
It was the site of a in the Philippine-American War when on September 17 1900 Filipinos General Juan Cailles defeated an American force by Colonel Benjamin F. Cheatham.
Ceremony By Leslie Marmon Silko Published in 1977 By Penguin Books 262 pgsCeremony by Leslie Marmon Silko tells the story of a Native-American family who deals with the confusion of living a modern lifestyle while keeping their traditional ways.
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www.freeglossary.com /Mabitac   (468 words)

  
 ABCalendar - September, 17   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-29)
Philippine-American War: Filipinos under Juan Cailles defeat Americans under Colonel Benjamin F. Cheatham at Mabitac.
Battle of Yalu River, the largest naval engagement of the First Sino-Japanese War.
Battle of Swiecin, called also Battle of Zarnowiec, during Thirteen Years" War
www.intelipedia.com /September_17.htm   (531 words)

  
 Bambooweb: 1900
Battle of Spion Kop in Second Boer War
January 27 - Boxer rebellion: Foreign diplomats in Peking China demand that the Boxer rebels be disciplined.
Battle of Paardeberg in the Second Boer War
www.bambooweb.com /articles/1/9/1900.html   (1336 words)

  
 YEHEY!Lifestyle Travel Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-29)
A road trip to the towns of Mabitac, Sta.
The church is situated on top of a small hill orkalbaryo, there are 126 steps -- each man of Mabitac brought one block of stone up the hill each day until the church was finished.
In 1945 when the church was burned during WWII, the townspeople lined up from the river to the church, passing buckets of water to put out the fire.
www.yehey.com /lifestyle/travel/article2.aspx?id=12028   (1224 words)

  
 September 17   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-29)
This is an excellent account of the German reaction on the massive Allied air landings in Holland in September 1944, during operation Market Garden.
Mowday lyricaly brings alive not only the battle but also the atmosphere of the country during our fight for independence.
Na, K-ATPase, structure and kinetics: Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on the Properties and Functions of Na, K-ATPase, held at Sandbje...
www.freeglossary.com /September_17   (829 words)

  
 WOW Philippines :: Explore Philippines :: Things to Do
It was in this small town of Mabitac that the Battle of Hinukay occurred in 1900, when the town joined the revolution against the Americans under the leadership of General Juan Cailles and Fidel Sario.
The National Historical Institute later officially changed the event’s label from Battle of Hinukay to Battle of Mabitac.
From then on, the entrance of the cave was closed and only those with clean hearts and minds were permitted to pass through a small entrance leading to the inner cave.
www.tourism.gov.ph /explore_phil/place_details.asp?content=thingstodo&province=18   (5253 words)

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