Army ranking official succumbs to COVID-19

1st Infantry Division assistant commander Brig. Gen. Bagnus Gaerlan Jr. died of COVID-19 around 5 AM today at a Pagadian City hospital, according to his colleagues at the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) Class of 1989. “It is with deep sadness that we would like to inform the friends and relatives of our mistah, Brig. Gen.… Continue reading Army ranking official succumbs to COVID-19

AFP Central Command Chief bids farewell and thanks to the Team Achievers

Photo courtesy of 302nd Infantry - Achiever Brigade

Lieutenant General Roberto T. Ancan PA, Commander, AFP Central Command, paid his farewell visit to Headquarters, 302nd Infantry (Achiever) Brigade on July 20, 2021. He was accorded with foyer honors by Colonel Leonardo I Peña (MNSA) PA, Brigade Commander, 302nd Infantry Brigade in front of the Unit’s Administration building upon his arrival. Because he is a… Continue reading AFP Central Command Chief bids farewell and thanks to the Team Achievers

COVID-19 penetrates Fort Gregorio Del Pilar despite stringent protocols

Michelle Soriano, ABS-CBN News

Despite a strict COVID-19 protocol in place at Fort Gregorio del Pilar, where the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) is housed, the fatal virus has made its way into the PMA’s revered halls. According to the Baguio City Health Services Office’s daily COVID-19 monitoring bulletin on December 31, 2020, 14 of the total COVID-19 positive cases… Continue reading COVID-19 penetrates Fort Gregorio Del Pilar despite stringent protocols