THE EMBASSY OF THE REPUBLIC OF KOREA TURNS-OVER 150,000 FACE MASKS TO FILIPINO VETERANS

       The Embassy of the Republic of Korea in the Philippines, represented by Defense Attaché Lieutenant Colonel Bae Jung Hoon, turns-over 100 boxes containing 1,000 pieces of face masks each to PEFTOK Veterans at the Philippine Korea Friendship Center, Taguig City on 18 May 2021. Philippine Veterans Affairs Office Administrator USec. Ernesto G. Carolina and continue reading : THE EMBASSY OF THE REPUBLIC OF KOREA TURNS-OVER 150,000 FACE MASKS TO FILIPINO VETERANS

BALETE PASS NATIONAL SHRINE ADMINISTRATION TURNED OVER TO PVAO

             The Provincial Government of Nueva Vizcaya and the Municipality of Sta. Fe, Nueva Vizcaya formally turned over the Balete Pass National Shrine administration to the Philippine Veterans Affairs Office (PVAO) on 13 May 2021.            As part of the hybrid virtual celebration of the 76th Anniversary of the Victory at Balete Pass, Sta. Fe continue reading : BALETE PASS NATIONAL SHRINE ADMINISTRATION TURNED OVER TO PVAO

76TH ANNIVERSARY OF VICTORY AT BALETE PASS CELEBRATED

   A hybrid virtual celebration of the 76th Anniversary of the Victory at Balete Pass was spearheaded by the Provincial Government of Nueva Vizcaya, the Municipality of Sta. Fe, Nueva Vizcaya and the Philippine Veterans Affairs Office (PVAO) on 13 May 2021.           The four-part program of the virtual commemoration commenced with a wreath laying ceremony continue reading : 76TH ANNIVERSARY OF VICTORY AT BALETE PASS CELEBRATED

BRAVERY OF FILIPINO VETERANS AT THE BATTLE OF ISING COMMEMORATED

To celebrate the 76th Anniversary of the Battle of Ising, the Philippine Veterans Affairs Office (PVAO) conducted a web-seminar discussing one of the most decisive battles against the Japanese Imperial Army in Mindanao on 06 May 2021. Despite its historical significance, the Battle of Ising remains to be one of the lesser known parts of continue reading : BRAVERY OF FILIPINO VETERANS AT THE BATTLE OF ISING COMMEMORATED

REMEMBERING OUR VETERANS’ HEROISM AND VALOR ON THE 79TH ARAW NG KAGITINGAN AND 2021 PHILIPPINE VETERANS WEEK

The Philippine Veterans Affairs Office (PVAO) enjoins everyone to be one with the whole nation in observing the 79th Araw ng Kagitingan and the 2021 Philippine Veterans Week from 5 April to 11 April 2021. The week-long observance, which will be live-streamed via the official PVAO Facebook page, is an annual commemoration that aims to continue reading : REMEMBERING OUR VETERANS’ HEROISM AND VALOR ON THE 79TH ARAW NG KAGITINGAN AND 2021 PHILIPPINE VETERANS WEEK