During World War II, in the jungles of what was then known as the Dutch East Indies, as well as all over the Pacific Rim, all non-Asians were imprisoned in Japanese prison camps until August of 1945, the end of the war in the Pacific.
The TRUE story of how a handful of American soldiers brought Christmas back to a small war-torn town during the darkest days of WWII and unknowingly created a holiday tradition that continues to this very day.
The story of an only son, heir to a family fortune; a small war town town and the only church IN THE WORLD dedicated to a single American soldier. George Mergenthaler was that soldier. "MERG" is his incredibly moving true story.