on the links below to watch video segments from an April 2012 interview by Rosely
May Marquez with Leonor Marquez,
who came to America because her husband was part of the United States Armed forces.
5. Final Words
Background information (3:14)
Leonor talks about her birth and childhood. Life before WWII.
Leonor talks about life during the war, which will eventually lead to the explanation as to why she migrated to the US
Life in the Philippines (2:52)
Leonor talks about her job and education in the Philippines. Her job helped her family.
Leonor Marquez at her wedding, with her new husband Filomeno.
Settling to the U.S (3:58)
Leonor talks about leaving her the Philippines and missing her home.
Final Words (2:21)
Leonor addresses the similarities and differences between her life in the U.S and her life back home.