War in philippines during WW2
In the beginning
During World War 2 the philippines it was part of the United States. Japan bomb philippine on December 7 1941 - May 5 1942. The reason that Japan attacked philippines because Japan view all of the lands of Asia, Korea and China. They realize that they can use their military to get the land that they wanted for them. They hoped if they go attack first they could get their their goals. Japan goals was to take all of Asia lands. The United States, United Kingdom and the Dutch join forces so they could prevent taking all of the lands of Asia. Then after they declare war on United States, United Kingdom and the Dutch. Then Japan attack the Philippines.