PVAO ADMINISTRATOR KEYNOTES 77TH LIBERATION DAY OF BAGUIO

The people of Baguio convened face-to-face for the first time since the pandemic hit two years ago to commemorate the city’s 77th Liberation Day on April 27, 2022 at the Veterans Park, Harrison Road, Baguio City. Philippine Veterans Affairs Office (PVAO) Administrator, Undersecretary Ernesto G. Carolina served as the Guest of Honor and Speaker during continue reading : PVAO ADMINISTRATOR KEYNOTES 77TH LIBERATION DAY OF BAGUIO

Liberation of Tuba, Benguet

Liberation of Tuba, Benguet / Tuba, Benguet The Tuba trail, one of the roads leading to Baguio, is crucial for both the Allied Forces and the Japanese Forces during the drive to the city. The trail is situated after the crossroad of Pugo, seven miles from Rosario. During the exile of the Commonwealth Government, members continue reading : Liberation of Tuba, Benguet

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Liberation of Baguio City

Liberation of Baguio City / Baguio City, Benguet After an airstrike on Japanese strongholds blocking the road to Baguio, elements of the 37th Division entered Baguio City and Camp John Hay without meeting enemy resistance. The business district of the city was levelled to the ground by the continuous Allied bombing and artillery fire. 500 continue reading : Liberation of Baguio City

Landing in Jolo Island

Landing in Jolo Island / Jolo, Sulu General Krueger requested GHQ SWPA to deploy the 37th Division in Manila on their push towards Baguio. In order to operate the plan, the 37th Division secured route 9 while the I Corps launched successive attacks over their archrival Japanese troops. Hence, the small yet decisive encounter of continue reading : Landing in Jolo Island

VETERANS RECEIVE MEDICAL SUPPORT FROM LGUS AMIDST COVID19 PANDEMIC

  In reference to Proclamation No. 929 signed by the President dated March 16, 2020 which provided Local Government Units (LGUs) enough leeway to tap appropriate funds to contain the spread of COVID-19, Philippine Veterans Affairs Office (PVAO) Administrator USec. Ernesto G. Carolina (Ret) sought the assistance of several LGUS to help provide Personal Protective continue reading : VETERANS RECEIVE MEDICAL SUPPORT FROM LGUS AMIDST COVID19 PANDEMIC