Which was a direct consequence of the Japanese conquering the Philippines in 1942? A General MacArthur escaped to Australia. B American and Filipino troops retreated to Bataan. C General MacArthur pushed Japanese troops out of the country. D Japanese troops captured American and Filipino soldiers.
A. American and Filipino troops retreated to Bataan as a direct consequence of the Japanese invading the Philipines. The battle of Bataan was the most intense phase of the Japanese war