Joe and Margie Talaugon Collection

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Joe and Margie Talaugon Collection


Items in this collection were created at the May 19, 2012 Re/Collecting Day hosted by Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and the Filipino American National Historical Society, California Central Coast Chapter.

Items in the Joe and Margie Talaugon Collection Collection

2nd Filipino Battalian, Company A. Picture taken in Camp Cooke, California now known as Vandenberg. Majority of the men were from the Central Coast area. They were drafted and trained and had to be given special consideration by Roosevelt.

Left: Buenaventura, Bout (in his 30s) sitting. He was a farmworker who immigrated to Guadalupe in the 1920s. He died in 1975. Right: Group photograph of Battalion Co. B, 3rd Platoon that includes Bout Buenaventura.

This is a photograph of the entire Visayan Welfare League of America, Inc. Included in the photograph are Margie Talaugon's father Serapio Cabatuan, her mother Margaret Cabatuan, her sister (next to her mother) Felicia Cabatuan. Margie is the…

A large group photo commemorating the 1st anniversary of the Visayan Welfare League. The Visayan Welfare League was a mutual aid association to support families in times of need. In photograph: Gabe De Leon (former Mayor of Arroyo Grande), Mary…

Most people seen in the photograph are part of the Band of Legionarios Del Trabajo in America Inc. Seen in photograph: Mr. Arca (family friend and owned grocery store in Guadalupe), Rosario Abadajos (family friend), Helena Oliva, Serapio Cabatuan…

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