Army Reservists launch rescue operations in Davao City flooding incident

Army reservists from the 1105th Community Defense Center’s 1105th Ready Reserve Infantry Battalion responded to the flooding incident in Matian Gravahan, Davao City, on November 10, when a nonstop rain caused the Davao River to overflow. Lt. Gen. Andres C. Centino, the Philippine Army’s Commanding General, has issued instructions on how to improve the Army’s… Continue reading Army Reservists launch rescue operations in Davao City flooding incident

Army reservists conducts medical mission in Agusan del Sur

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Army reservists from the 15th Regional Community Defense Group’s 1502nd Ready Reserve Infantry Battalion (1502RRIBn) conducted a medical mission on Thursday, November 11, 2021, that benefited the residents of Barangay Libertad, Prosperidad, Agusan del Sur. As part of their joint endeavor to support the people, the 1502RRIBn worked with the Prosperidad Municipal Government, Philippine National… Continue reading Army reservists conducts medical mission in Agusan del Sur

Reservists from Agusan del Sur continue blood donation missions

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Army reservists from the 1502nd Ready Reserve Infantry Battalion (1502RRIBn) of the 1502nd Community Defense Center (1502CDC) took part in a multi-sector blood drive in Bayugan City, Agusan del Sur on Friday, November 5, 2021. According to Lt. Col. Maria Teresa Baylon (Res) 1502RRIBn Commanding Officer, who also serves as a professor in Philippine Normal… Continue reading Reservists from Agusan del Sur continue blood donation missions

Army reservists undergo two-week Field Artillery training in Davao Oriental

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A team of 50 reservists participated in the two-week Field Artillery Organizational Training on October 30, 2021, at the 11th Regional Community Defense Group (11RCDG) Headquarters in Dahican, Mati, Davao Oriental. The training, according to 11RCDG Commander Col. Ruben Matillano, will enable field artillery reservists to effectively operate 105mm howitzers and be operationally ready in… Continue reading Army reservists undergo two-week Field Artillery training in Davao Oriental

Army reservists demonstrate abilities to respond to disasters

Army reservists, including doctors, nurses, and humanitarian workers, exhibited their disaster response skills at Prosperidad, Agusan del Sur on Tuesday, October 19, 2021. In coordination with the Agusan del Sur Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office, Office of Civil Defense, and other private sector partners, a team of 40 reservists from the 1502nd Ready… Continue reading Army reservists demonstrate abilities to respond to disasters