The Ambassadors of Australia and New Zealand together with their defense and military officials, offer wreaths at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldiers, Libingan ng mga Bayani in Taguig City on Friday, April 25, to commemorate the annual Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) Day.
Undersecretary Eduardo G Batac of the Department of National Defense honors the soldiers who died during World War I through a wreath laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldiers, Libingan ng mga Bayani. ANZAC Day is the anniversary of the landing of both the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps forces at Gallipoli, Turkey on April 25, 1915, marking their participation in the first World War.
Mr. Alex Hontiveros Sr. of the Philippines-New Zealand Business Council is also present to pay tribute to the heroism of Australian and New Zealand soldiers who fought during World War I. (Photos by Cpl Jaber Jabalde).