WestMinCom, CENRO tag heritage trees in Camp Navarro

Camp Navarro, Calarian, Zamboanga City- June 25, 2015 (10am)- In observance of the Philippine Arbor Day, Lieutenant General Rustico O. Guerrero, Commander, Western Mindanao Command (WestMinCom), and Dr. Eduardo Bisquerra, Jr., Assistant City Environment and Natural Resources Officer, tag two (2) declared heritage trees inside Headquarters WestMinCom in Upper Calarian, Zamboanga City. To push forContinue reading “WestMinCom, CENRO tag heritage trees in Camp Navarro”

WestMinCom Commander turns over educational materials, TV set to Day Care Center

Camp Navarro, Calarian, Zamboanga City- June 15, 2015 (8am)- Lieutenant General Rustico O. Guerrero, Commander, Western Mindanao Command (WestMinCom), turns over a mobile television set and several educational materials and other supplies, to include educational tapes, books, toilet adjusters and rubber mats, to Ms. Amparo Toribio, Kindergarten 1 Senior Prep of the WestMinCom Day Center,Continue reading “WestMinCom Commander turns over educational materials, TV set to Day Care Center”

WestMinCom celebrates 3rd founding anniversary of Enlisted Personnel Association

Camp Navarro, Calarian, Zamboanga City- May 13, 2015- Western Mindanao Command led by Lieutenant General Rustico O. Guerrero celebrates the 3rd Founding Anniversary of the WestMinCom Enlisted Personnel Association (WMC-EPA). Composed of 174 members who are organic Enlisted Personnel of the Command, the EPA was activated on May 13, 2012.

WestMinCom holds culmination of Summer Sports Clinic

Camp Navarro, Calarian, Zamboanga City- May 12, 2015 (10am)- Lieutenant General Rustico O. Guerrero, Commander, Western Mindanao Command (WestMinCom), led the culmination of the month-long Summer Sports Clinic held at WestMinCom Gymnasium from April 06 to May 12, 2015. “The Summer Sports Clinic aims to promote sports development and a healthy attitude among the youth,”Continue reading “WestMinCom holds culmination of Summer Sports Clinic”

Troops detonate unexploded ordnance in Sultan Kudarat

Camp Navarro, Calarian, Zamboanga City- May 05, 2015 (12:15pm)-Military troops successfully detonated anunexploded ordnance in Sultan Kudarat. Elements of the 33rd Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team under Joint Task Force Central successfully disrupted a40mm unexploded ordnance in Barangay Bagumbayan, President Quirino, Sultan Kudarat. “The unexploded ordnance was recovered by responding team of the 33rd InfantryContinue reading “Troops detonate unexploded ordnance in Sultan Kudarat”

Civilians abducted in Iligan City

Camp Navarro, Calarian, Zamboanga City- May 04, 2015 (9:30pm)-Reports from ground units disclosed that three (3) civilians were kidnapped by a kidnap-for-ransom group in Iligan City. Abducted were Ely Marie Francis DellesTe, 18 years old and a resident of Barangay Villaverde, Iligan City; Rafael Lat (also known as Raffy), 18 years old and a residentContinue reading “Civilians abducted in Iligan City”

Terrorist Basit Usman dies in the hands of his own men

H6ID, Camp Siongco Awang, Datu Odin Sinsuat, Maguindanao – The terrorist, Basit Usman, who had been one of the subjects of the recent military all-out offensives that started last February 27, 2015, died in a shootout with and among his own members at Sitio Talanaken, Barangay Muti, Guindulungan, Maguindanao at around 10am yesterday. The areaContinue reading “Terrorist Basit Usman dies in the hands of his own men”

Persuader Brigade celebrates 28 years of service in Central Mindanao

H6ID, Camp Siongco Awang, Datu Odin Sinsuat, Maguindanao – May 03, 2015- The 603rd Persuader Brigade, 6th Infantry (Kampilan) Division, Philippine Army celebrates its 28th year of existence with the Commander, 6th Infantry Division, Major General Edmundo R. Pangilinan. The activity started with a blessing of the newly renovated administrative building of the unit whichContinue reading “Persuader Brigade celebrates 28 years of service in Central Mindanao”

WestMinCom Commander leads send-off ceremony for 1st Marine Battalion, BRP Miguel Malvar

Camp Navarro,Calarian, Zamboanga City- April 29, 2015 (10:30am)- Lieutenant General Rustico O. Guerrero, Commander, Western Mindanao Command, together with Rear Admiral Reynaldo L. Yoma, Commander, Joint Task Force ZAMBASULTA, led the send-off ceremony for Marine Battalion Landing Team-1 (MLBT-1) headed by Lieutenant Colonel Ronald Juan PN(M) and BRP Miguel Malvar (PS 19) skippered by CommanderContinue reading “WestMinCom Commander leads send-off ceremony for 1st Marine Battalion, BRP Miguel Malvar”

US Marine Corps Forces Commander visits WestMinCom

Camp Navarro,Calarian, Zamboanga City- April 29, 2015 (10:30am)- Lieutenant General John A. Toolan, Jr, United States Marine Corps (USMC), Commander, US Marine Corps Forces Pacific, paid a courtesy call to Lieutenant General Rustico O. Guerrero, Commander, Western Mindanao Command, at Headquarters WESTMINCOM, Calarian, Zamboanga City.