FORT RAMON MAGSAYSAY, Nueva Ecija --The Philippine Army's 7th Infantry (Kaugnay) Division (7ID) will send 120 fresh graduate soldiers to various units in
Capt. Mark Ruelos, information officer, said the 120 privates who will be deployed in
belong to the total 280 soldiers who graduated last January 29, this year.
The departure ceremony which exact date has yet to be disclosed will be attended by families, relatives, friends, officers, enlisted personnel and civilian employees from this command.
Major General Glorioso V. Miranda, 7ID commander, will lead the send-off ceremony.
Each infantry battalion will be given 40 privates to improve its strength--the 69th Infantry Ballation based in Barangay Dalisay,
Davao del Norte, 71st Infantry Battalion at Barangay Pangibiran, Mabini Compostela
Valley and 84th Infantry Battalion at
Barangay Malagos, Baguio District, . Davao
After the departure ceremony, the privates will be transported this camp to Villamor Air Base,
. Pasay City
Then they will be transported by C-130 from Villamor Air Base to
. Davao City
Miranda said that soldiery is a noble profession as such each soldier should be prepared to be assigned to the different parts of the
serving the people and securing the land. Philippines
He expressed belief on the importance of the family, relatives and loved ones to support the soldiers, especially those assigned in