PEFTOK VETERANS HONORED ON THE 71ST ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF YULDONG

The PEFTOK Veterans Association Inc. (PVAI) and the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in the Philippines led the observance of the 71st Anniversary of the Battle of Yuldong at the Korean Memorial Pylon, Libingan ng mga Bayani, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City on 22 April 2022. The event was attended by key officials from the continue reading : PEFTOK VETERANS HONORED ON THE 71ST ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF YULDONG

PVAO JOINS “TURN TOWARD BUSAN” COMMEMORATION

The Philippine Veterans Affairs Office (PVAO) joins the Office of the Defense Attache  of the Embassy of the Republic of Korea and the PEFTOK Veterans Association Inc. in the annual observation and commemoration of the “Turn Toward Busan” held at the Korean War Memorial Pylon, Libingan ng mga Bayani, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City on 11 continue reading : PVAO JOINS “TURN TOWARD BUSAN” COMMEMORATION

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Sunset ceremony

Sunset ceremony is the culminating activity of the Philippine Veterans Week. This is held at dusk during the last day of the week-long observance. Veterans, widows, children, and great grandchildren of veterans would commonly gather before the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at the Libingan ng mga Bayani, Taguig City like one big happy family. continue reading : Sunset ceremony

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Sunrise Wreath-Laying Ceremony

To start the week-long observance of the Philippine Veterans Week, the Sunrise Wreath-Laying Ceremony will be held at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Libingan ng mga Bayani, Taguig City. Traditionally, this event provides an opportunity for the Filipino veterans to honor their fallen comrades and for the families of these veterans to do the continue reading : Sunrise Wreath-Laying Ceremony

TURNING POINT OF KOREAN WAR: “TURN TOWARD BUSAN” COMMEMORATED

Philippine Veterans Affairs Office Administrator USec. Ernesto G. Carolina led the wreath-laying rite during the modest commemoration of the “Turn Toward Busan” held on November 11, 2020 at the Korean War Memorial Pylon, Libingan ng mga Bayani, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City. The Philippines joined South Korea and 15 other countries in remembering their comrades and continue reading : TURNING POINT OF KOREAN WAR: “TURN TOWARD BUSAN” COMMEMORATED