Images: 23rd Annual Bataan Memorial Death March [Image 16 of 19]
Photo by Capt. Leticia Ortiz
Runners and marchers utilized the water mister to cool themselves during the 23rd Annual Bataan Memorial Death March that was held on March 25, 2012, in the high desert terrain of White Sands Missile Range. Over 6,000 service members and civilians from all 50 states and representatives from over three countries marched in honor of the heroic service members who defended the Philippine Islands during World War II.