Army in Negros recovers NPA firearms

CAMP PERALTA, Jamindan Capiz – Army troops from the 11th Infantry Battalion, 3rd Infantry Division based in Brgy McKinley, Guihulngan, Negros Oriental recovered three (3) firearms from members of the New People’s Army while conducting security operations early morning of Sunday April 19 in a remote Barangay in Guihulngan City. At about 12:30 a.m. Sunday,Continue reading “Army in Negros recovers NPA firearms”

Balikatan Exercises 2015 kicks off

CAPTIONS: PHOTO 1: (FROM L-R) RP Exercise Director BK15 Vice Admiral Alexander S Lopez, AFP; SND Voltaire Gazmin; Acting DFA USEC Evan Garcia; US Ambassador to the Philippine Philip Goldberg; CSAFP General Gregorio Pio Catapang Jr; and US Assistant Exercise Director BK15 Brigadier General Christopher Mahoney stand “shoulder-to-shoulder” to characterize the partnership between RP andContinue reading “Balikatan Exercises 2015 kicks off”

WestMinCom holds Defense Press Corps Fellowship

Camp Navarro, Calarian, Zamboanga City- April 18, 2015 (12am)- Western Mindanao Command (WestMinCom) held a fellowship together with the officers and members of Western Mindanao Command Defense Press Corps (WMC-DPC) at Romulo Espaldon Beach, Bagong Calarian, Zamboanga City. Said activity was led by Major Franco Raphael H Alano, Acting Assistant Chief of Unified Command StaffContinue reading “WestMinCom holds Defense Press Corps Fellowship”

WestMinCom Commander dons ranks to newly promoted officers

Camp Navarro, Calarian, Zamboanga City- April 20, 2015 (7:30am)- Lieutenant General Rustico O. Guerrero, Commander, Western Mindanao Command, led the donning of ranks to the newly promoted officers of the Command held at Headquarters WestMinCom, Calarian, Zamboanga City. Promoted were Lieutenant Colonel Gregorio B. Hernandez, Jr. Philippine Navy(Marines) (General Staff Corps) to Colonel; Commander NestorContinue reading “WestMinCom Commander dons ranks to newly promoted officers”

WestMinCom Commander awards Markmanship Badge to personnel

Camp Navarro, Calarian, Zamboanga City- April 20, 2015 (7:30am)- Lieutenant General Rustico O. Guerrero, Commander, Western Mindanao Command, awards the Markmanship Badge to officers and enlisted personnel of the Command who garnered top scores during the Caliber .45 Markmanship Training.