The Story Of Teresa Magbanua Y Ferraris; A Heroine Who Died While Trying To Fight For The Freedom Of The Filipino


There is no doubt that Filipinos are very brave people. If there is one thing history taught us, it’s that Filipinos from the past were ready to defend their own country even if it entails death. With this, most of us imagine a strong and fearless man who is prepared to give up his own life just to battle with our country’s enemies. However, not a lot of us knows about one woman who might have been just as brave, or even braver, than the men who fought for the Philippines. 

Her name is Teresa Magbanua y Ferraris. She is one of the most important heroines in history. 

Teresa, or more commonly known as Isa, was a school teacher in Iloilo. Eventually, she joined the Katipunan and was hailed as a sharp shooter. According to history, no matter how far you run away from her, she would still be able to get a clean shot at you. 

The Story Of Teresa Magbanua Y Ferraris; A Heroine Who Died While Trying To Fight For The Freedom Of The Filipino

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