About Hiroo Onoda

Hiroo Onoda
Hiroo Onoda was an Imperial Japanese Army intelligence officer who fought in World War II and did not surrender in 1945. In 1974 his former commander traveled from Japan to personally issue orders relieving him from duty. Onoda had spent almost 30 years holding out in the Philippines. He held the rank of Second Lieutenant in the Imperial Japanese... Wikipedia
March 19, 1922, Kamekawa, Wakayama, Japan
January 16, 2014, Tokyo, Japan

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Hiroo Onoda Quotes

Nothing but accomplishing my duty.
About what he was doing at his jungle post in Philippines for 29 years.