GTD ID:
198505140011

When:
1985-05-14

Country:
Philippines

Region:
Southeast Asia

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Davao Oriental

City:
Lupon

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Police
Name of Entity
Specific Description Phillippine Constabulary Patrol Base
Nationality of Target Philippines
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage Yes
Extent of Property Damage Unknown
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Firearms Automatic Weapon
Explosives/Bombs/Dynamite Projectile (rockets, mortars, RPGs, etc.)
Weapon Details
Automatic firearms; Mortars
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
New People's Army (NPA) Unknown
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators 300
Number of Captured Perpetrators Unknown
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 23 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 23
Number of U.S. Fatalities Unknown
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 21
Total Number of Injured 0
Number of U.S. Injured Unknown
Number of Perpetrators Injured Unknown
Sources