The 11th Airborne Division Marker in Tagaytay

11Th Airborne Division Marker Tagaytay Cavite United States Army World War Ridge Landing City Mission General William Krueger 8Th Army History Location Description Landmark Monument Troops LiberationThe 11th Airborne Division Marker is located in Tagaytay in Cavite Province. On February 3, 1945, the 11th Airborne Division of Lt. Gen. William Krueger’s 8th Army airdropped military supplies and personnel on the Tagaytay Ridge amidst enemy groundfire. Their mission was to secure Tagaytay City and guarantee the easy flow of troops and supplies to Manila. The action later proved significant to the Manila liberation. A marker was made at the Silang Crossing to honor the event. Continue reading