Ormoc
Ormoc is a first class city in the province of Leyte, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 191,200 people. Ormoc is the economic, cultural, commercial and transportation hub of western Leyte. Ormoc City is an independent component city, not subject to regulation from the Provincial Government of Leyte. However, the city is part of the IV Congressional District of Leyte together with Albuera, Kanaga, Merida, and Isabel.
The city's name is derived from ogmok, an old Visayan term for "lowland" or "depressed plain".

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Ormoc - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ormoc is a first class city in the province of Leyte, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 191,200 people. Ormoc is the economic, ...
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Ormoc Airport - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ormoc Airport (Filipino: Paliparan ng Ormoc, Cebuano: Tugpahanan sa Ormoc, Waray-Waray: Luparan han Ormoc) (IATA: OMC, ICAO: RPVO) is an airport ...
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Saving Grace: Canadian rushes to Ormoc to rescue fiancee ...
Nov 25, 2013 ... Houssam knew he had to get her out of Ormoc and into a hospital fast. He paid her bills but since the clinic could not even provide her a ...
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Ormoc City, Leyte | Facebook
Ormoc City, Leyte. 18707 likes · 4254 talking about this. Ormoc City, considered the first class city of Leyte in the Philippines has much to offer to both locals and ...
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Lucy Torres-Gomez: No to police shirts for Ormoc residents | ABS ...
Nov 21, 2013 ... Ormoc, Leyte – Hunger and desperation is driving criminality up in Ormoc after super typhoon Yolanda (international codename Haiyan) ...
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Power partly restored in Ormoc City | ABS-CBN News
Nov 25, 2013 ... Ormoc CITY – Hopes that life in this typhoon-ravaged city would be back to normal soon are high after the local electric cooperative ...
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How politics, inefficiency derail Ormoc relief | ABS-CBN News
Nov 21, 2013 ... I know that the 66 that ere deployed to Ormoc have already left and the problem there is even the polciemena re victims also.
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We travel to Ormoc City, Philippines to talk to the victims of Typhoon ...
Nov 21, 2013 ... Super Typhoon Haiyan left a trail of destruction as it made its way across the island nation of the Philippines on November 13, 2013. In the ...
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Recruiters hope to fill at least 4,000 vacancies at Ormoc City job fair ...
Nov 29, 2013 ... More than 30 licensed overseas recruitment companies will be at a job fair in Ormoc City on December 13 to 14 and they have at least 4000 ...
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Taiwanese group gives P17M to typhoon victims in Ormoc
Nov 30, 2013 ... Ormoc CITY -- Tzu Chi Foundation from Taiwan chose to give cash that was directly handed over to beneficiaries by their volunteers after ...
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Eastern Visayas State University - Ormoc City Campus (EVSU - OCC). 1678 likes · 6 talking about this. Provide quality education and professional training in ...
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Ormoc - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ormoc is a first class city in the province of Leyte, Philippines. .... Institute of Technology (OCIT) and the Ormoc campus of the Eastern Visayas State University.
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This pays for the full tuition fees of eight dressmaking students at the Eastern Visayas State University Ormoc. A member of Business and Professional Women in ...
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Jun 5, 2013 ... In honor of Sts. Peter and Paul for the 383rd Ormoc City fiesta this June ... State University), Jhanica Shairamae Sescon (Ormoc City Institure of ...
St. Peter's College of Ormoc - Ormoc City, Leyte - Wikimapia
St. Peter's College of Ormoc Private Sectarian Year Established : 1914 President: SR. M. SUSAN ABELLANA, O.S.B. Address: Fr. Ismael Cataag Street, Ormoc ...
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War in the Pacific: Leyte, Return to the Philippines
War in the Pacific: Leyte, Return to the Philippines
M. Hamlin Cannon, 1954
filled with artillery and small arms ammunition.82 As his troops were reducing Ormoc, General Bruce made a report to the commanding general of the XXIV Corps on the status of the attack and referred to a promise that had been made by the ...
Air War Pacific: Chronology
Air War Pacific: Chronology
Eric Hammel, 2010
PHILIPPINE ISLANDS: Beginning at 0600 hours, U.S. Sixth Army ground forces land against light opposition at Ormoc Bay, Leyte, to cut the IJA lines of supply and retreat. A total of 45-50 Japanese aircraft mount 16 separate attacks against  ...
The Rough Guide to the Philippines
The Rough Guide to the Philippines
David Dalton, Stephen Keeling, 2011
352 Moving on from Ormoc By ferry Supercat has three fast ferries per day between Cebu City and Ormoc (2hr 35min; P600–800) and Weesam has two fast boats daily. Cebu Ferries, Lite Shipping, Roble Shipping and Supershuttle all have ...
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1912
Through the courtesy of the Bureau of Health we were furnished every opportunity to study the epidemic, but, unfortunately, by the time we were able to reach Ormoc the disease had nearly disappeared and the results of our work were ...
Imperial Japanese Navy Destroyers 1919-45 (2): Asashio to Tachibana Classes (New Vanguard)
Imperial Japanese Navy Destroyers 1919-45 (2): Asashio to Tachibana Classes (New Vanguard)
Mark Stille, 2013
"Osprey hits another home run with this 2nd volume on Japanese destroyers. Picking up where the 1st volume left off, this book covers several classes, principally the Asashio, Kagero, and Yugumo. It also details the history, weapons, and tactics of the Japanese destroyers. The author further weighs in on the design and construction, armament, ...
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Solidarity aid arrives in Ormoc - International Viewpoint - online socialist magazine
The financial campaign We have made a new transfer of 1,500 euros on Friday November 29, 2013. As of now, we have then sent a total of 11,000 euros to support the action of Mi-HANDs. For reasons of efficacy, we are concentrating our financial aid in favour of the campaign initiated by our partners in Mindanao – Tripod and RDRRAC – now led by the new coalition Mi-HANDs.
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ChildFund Alliance – In Ormoc: ‘It Was the End of the World – We’re Lucky to Be Alive’
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UNSUNG HEROINE | The air traffic controller who could - InterAksyon.com
Meet Farah Adam, air controller and post-Yolanda heroine. The Ormoc airport has not been in commercial service since 2009. Farah set herself up in a small office with a single window facing the airstrip and a radio set that had been brought in. This, essentially, was the control tower.
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American Pastor Pays it Forward to his Ormoc ‘family’
Debbie Bataller, Junior Writer | With photos from Chito Vecina FACED with a difficult life in the state of New Mexico in the United States, 70-year old American
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Bangon Ormoc | A 24 Hour Relief Operation for Yolanda Victims | thequirkyflong
After Yolanda (Typhoon Haiyan) struck our Country, The Philippines, I tried my very best on how to help those victims in a small way. Using my social networking accounts, I was able to contact my best Buddies (Merlyn del Rosario & Rose Benitez) and they informed me that their friend, Miss Maria C Lyons, together…
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Photo of the Day: Canadian Red Cross Field Hospital Treating Patients in Ormoc - Canadian Red Cross Blog
The Canadian Red Cross Emergency Response Unit (ERU) in Ormoc, Philippines opened to treat its first patients last week. The field hospital has been set up in front of the local hospital which suffered extensive damage as a result of the typhoon ...
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Australian Soldiers and sailors help kids go back to school in Ormoc | News
Dateline Philippines.
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The Exciting Centennial of Philippine Aviation: Australia's Ormoc Airport
11 December 2013 © Commonwealth of Australia, Department of Defence If the United States of America took care of Guiuan airport and the rest of Samar Island, and Canada establishes DART hub at Iloilo airport for Panay Island operations, the mates down under assumed responsibility for assisting the Government of the Philippines in heavily damaged Ormoc airport, about 500 of them, as they put up base for the Australian Defence Force (ADF) Operation PHILIPPINES ASSIST to support Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief. The ADF commitment includes command and control elements from the Deployable Joint Forces Headquarters, Army Engineers from 3rd Combat Engineer Regiment, Amphibious ship HMAS Tobruk and logistics aircraft.
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We travel to Ormoc City, Philippines to talk to the victims of Typhoon Haiyan | RocketNews24
Super Typhoon Haiyan left a trail of destruction as it made its way across the island nation of the Philippines on November 13, 2013. In the wake of the disaster, one of our reporters traveled to the Philippine island of Leyte to talk to the victims of this massive storm and give a firsthand description of the dama ...
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