Corregidor

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CORREGIDOR, Spanish law. A magistrate who took cognizance of 'various misdemeanors, and of civil matters. 2 White's Coll. 53.

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Forces stationed in the Philippines before the fall of Corregidor Island were not equipped with flamethrowers.
WG&A said the fire broke out near Corregidor Island, about 45 miles southwest of Manila, two hours after the ferry left port with 702 paying passengers and a crew of 155.
This group, known as the "Jungle Skippers", were prominent in all airborne operations on Corregidor Island and Aparri in Northern Luzon.