FORT BONIFACIO, Taguig City – Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff, General Emmanuel T. Bautista led the wreath laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldiers, Libingan ng mga Bayani, earlier today, March 21.
The activity is one of the highlights of the celebration of the Army’s 117th Founding Anniversary with the theme, Serving the people, securing the land.
The offering of wreath signifies the Philippine Army’s commitment to remember and honor the heroism of Filipino soldiers who sacrificed their lives for the country.
Army Chief Maj. Gen. Hernando DCA Iriberri, Army Vice Commander Maj. Gen. Romulo Cabantac Jr., Army Chief of Staff Brig. Gen. Rey Leonardo Guerrero and other officers, enlisted personnel and civilian employees were also present to pay tribute to the fallen heroes.