80TH ARAW NG KAGITINGAN AND 2022 PHILIPPINE VETERANS WEEK TO HIGHLIGHT FILIPINO VETERANS’ BRAVERY AND INSPIRE SOLIDARITY AMONG FILIPINOS

IN OBSERVANCE of the 80th Araw ng Kagitingan (Day of Valor) and the 2022 Philippine Veterans Week, the Philippine Veterans Affairs Office (PVAO) and the Department of National Defense (DND) encourages everyone to participate in the series of commemorative activities on April 5 to 11, 2022 to remember and honor the gallantry and sacrifices of continue reading : 80TH ARAW NG KAGITINGAN AND 2022 PHILIPPINE VETERANS WEEK TO HIGHLIGHT FILIPINO VETERANS’ BRAVERY AND INSPIRE SOLIDARITY AMONG FILIPINOS

PA, PVAO LEAD 77TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE RETAKING OF FORT MCKINLEY

  The Philippine Veterans Affairs Office (PVAO) joined the Philippine Army (PA) in celebrating the 77th Anniversary of the Retaking of the Fort William McKinley, now known as Fort Andres Bonifacio, on 16 February 2022 at the Fort Bonifacio, Metro Manila, with the PVAO Administrator Undersecretary Ernesto G. Carolina as the Guest of Honor and continue reading : PA, PVAO LEAD 77TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE RETAKING OF FORT MCKINLEY

SND LEADS HANDOVER CEREMONY OF GRATIS EQUIPMENT FROM CHINA

The Department of National Defense (DND) Secretary Delfin Lorenzana and the People’s Republic of China Ambassador Huang Xilian led the ceremonial handover of gratis equipment from China’s Ministry of National Defense held at the AFP Grandstand in Camp Aguinaldo Quezon City on 09 February 2022. The Chinese government donated military equipment and transport vehicles worth continue reading : SND LEADS HANDOVER CEREMONY OF GRATIS EQUIPMENT FROM CHINA

TAGAYTAY CITY COMMEMORATES 77 YEARS OF LIBERATION FROM JAPANESE OCCUPATION

In commemoration of the 77th Anniversary of the Liberation of Tagaytay, the city’s Local Government Unit conducted a simple wreath-laying ceremony on 03 February 2022 at Silang Junction Rotonda, Tagaytay. Given the current situation, the Tagaytay LGU opted to hold a simple wreath-laying ceremony at the Tagaytay Ridge Landing Historical Marker while observing the proper continue reading : TAGAYTAY CITY COMMEMORATES 77 YEARS OF LIBERATION FROM JAPANESE OCCUPATION

VETERANS RECEIVE PAMASKO PACKAGE FROM LGU MARAMAG, BUKIDNON

    The spirit of giving continues even after the Christmas season as the Local Government Unit (LGU) of Maramang, Bukidnon provided 140 packs of Pamasko Package to Filipino veterans. The 5th Bukidnon Veterans District facilitated the distribution of the Pamasko Packages to veterans in Bukidnon on January 18, 2022.       Each Pamasko Package consisted of continue reading : VETERANS RECEIVE PAMASKO PACKAGE FROM LGU MARAMAG, BUKIDNON