Online Videos

These videos are provided through YouTube, the Library of Congress Veterans History Project, the National Archives & Records Administration (NARA), The MacArthur Archive and ex-internee contributions. They relate to the civilian internment camps, internee stories and the liberation of the civilian internment camps in the Philippines during World War II. Nationalities relate to the status while interned. They can be enlarged by clicking the frame icon in the bottom right of each video.


 

Videos by, and about, Ex-Internees & Non-Internees


 

Clarence Alton Beliel Sr., aka “Don Bell”
Camp: Santo Tomás Internment Camp
Nationality: American
Year recorded: 1945
Running time: 9 minutes, 51 seconds
Source: National Archives & Records Administration (NARA)
Notes: Interviewees include Ilia Mae Chalek, Joan Elizabeth “Joanie” Bennett, Jessie Belle Hanson with liberator husband Kenneth Hanson, and Bernard Walter “Barney” & Curtis Basil Brooks
Ruby Bradley
Camp: Santo Tomás Internment Camp
Nationality: American
Year recorded: 2018
Running time: 3 minutes, 55 seconds
Source: YouTube
Frank Woodruff Buckles
Camp: Los Baños Internment Camp
Nationality: American
Year recorded: 2011
Running time: 3 minutes, 30 seconds
Source: YouTube
Edward Cadwallader
Camp: Santo Tomás Internment Camp
Nationality: American
Year recorded: 2003
Running time: 48 minutes, 42 seconds
Source: Library of Congress
Evelyn Berg Empie
Camp: Not interned
Nationality: German
Year recorded: 2015
Running time: 58 minutes, 29 seconds
Source: YouTube
Lilian Rose Goynes
Camp: Santo Tomás Internment Camp
Nationality: American
Year recorded: 2003
Running time: 67 minutes, 1 second
Source: Library of Congress
Samuel Weir Hamilton
Camp: Santo Tomás Internment Camp
Nationality: American
Year recorded: 2008
Running time: 1 minute, 56 seconds
Source: YouTube
Eleanor Herold Heimke
Camp: Baguio Internment Camp / Old Bilibid Prison
Nationality: American
Year recorded: 2003
Running time: 59 minutes, 42 seconds
Source: Library of Congress
Lotte Cassel Hershfield
Camp: Not interned
Nationality: German
Year recorded: 2019
Running time: 10 minutes, 48 seconds
Source: YouTube (private)
Louise Howard Hill
Camp: Santo Tomás Internment Camp
Nationality: American
Year recorded: 2008
Running time: 24 minutes, 4 seconds
Source: YouTube
Catherine Cotterman Hoskins
Camp: Santo Tomás Internment Camp
Nationality: American
Year recorded: 2003
Running time: 36 minutes, 7 seconds
Source: Library of Congress
Julienne Jefferson Knight
Camp: Santo Tomás Internment Camp
Nationality: Australian
Year recorded: 2018
Running time: 118 minutes, 53 seconds
Source: YouTube (audio only)
Mary Ann Ladic Koucky
Camp: Baguio Internment Camp / Old Bilibid Prison
Nationality: American
Year recorded: 2016
Running time: 118 minutes, 22 seconds
Source: Youtube
Mary Jane Bellis Laznibat
Camp: Santo Tomás Internment Camp
Nationality: American
Year recorded: 2002
Running time: 15 minutes, 13 seconds
Source: Library of Congress
Angus Lorenzen
Camp: Santo Tomás Internment Camp
Nationality: British
Year recorded: 2015
Running time: 58 minutes, 29 seconds
Source: YouTube
Mary McKay Maynard
Camp: Not interned
Nationality: American
Year recorded: 2001
Running time: 8 minutes, 27 seconds
Source: National Public Radio (NPR)
Prof. Martin Meadows
Camp: Santo Tomás Internment Camp
Nationality: American
Year recorded: 2006
Running time: 3 minutes, 45 seconds
Source: YouTube (private)
Prof. Martin Meadows
Camp: Santo Tomás Internment Camp
Nationality: American
Year recorded: 2006
Running time: 2 minutes, 9 seconds
Source: YouTube (private)
Dr. Mattie Jacks Moseley
Camp: Santo Tomás Internment Camp
Nationality: American/Australian
Year recorded: 2014
Running time: 26 minutes, 44 seconds
Source: YouTube
Patricia Chittick Remley
Camp: Santo Tomás Internment Camp
Nationality: American
Year recorded: 2003
Running time: 50 minutes, 30 seconds
Source: Library of Congress
Rev. John Ruane S.J.
Camp: Los Baños Internment Camp
Nationality: American
Year recorded: 1999
Running time: 13 minutes, 2 seconds
Source: YouTube
Dorothy Frances Sanford
Camp: Santo Tomás Internment Camp
Nationality: American
Year recorded: 2010
Running time: 69 minutes, 46 seconds
Source: YouTube
Frank Stagner
Camp: Santo Tomás Internment Camp
Nationality: American
Year recorded: 2013
Running time: 6 minutes, 57 seconds
Source: Victims of Circumstance
James Stewart & Judy Stewart Harding
Camp: Santo Tomás Internment Camp
Nationality: British
Year recorded: 2011
Running time: 63 minutes, 22 seconds
Source: YouTube
Janet Flatland Trigg
Camp: Santo Tomás Internment Camp
Nationality: American
Year recorded: 2004
Running time: 61 minutes, 19 seconds
Source: Library of Congress
Prof. Rupert Wilkinson
Camp: Santo Tomás Internment Camp
Nationality: British
Year recorded: 2012
Running time: 28 minutes, 40 seconds
Source: Vimeo
Prof. Rupert Wilkinson
Camp: Santo Tomás Internment Camp
Nationality: British
Year recorded: 2012
Running time: 28 minutes, 17 seconds
Source: Vimeo
Charlotte Woods-Frazier
Camp: Santo Tomás Internment Camp
Nationality: American
Year recorded: 2011
Running time: 27 minutes, 10 seconds
Source: YouTube

Other Videos (Many archival films have no audio)