Nanay Francisca “Kika” Salvador Dizon, who at 92 years old is one of the oldest residents of Barangay Krus Na Ligas and part of the original-settler families, recalls what it was like to be born in Krus Na Ligas, to come of age during the American period, to struggle through the war, and to fight to protect their land through the decades. Photo by Celeste Llaneta, UP MPRO.

Nanay Francisca “Kika” Salvador Dizon, who at 92 years old is one of the oldest residents of Barangay Krus Na Ligas and part of the original-settler families, recalls what it was like to be born in Krus Na Ligas, to come of age during the American period, to struggle through the war, and to fight to protect their land through the decades. Photo by Celeste Llaneta, UP MPRO.