From the Philippine Information Agency (Aug 18): Army honors gallant personnel in 10th ID anniversary
Some 11 military and CAFGU personnel of the 10th Infantry Division earned combat and non-combat awards during the division’s 10th year anniversary program today at Camp General Manuel T Yan Sr in Mawab, Compostela Valley.
As bravery for their outstanding service during combat, Cpl Brandy Barrometro and Cpl Roy Juanitez earned Gold Cross awards, while 2Lt Andrew Ollasic and Sgt Ronito Dotosme gained Military Medals with Bronze Spearhead Device.
On non-combat awards, LtCol Louie Demaala got the Gawad sa Kaunlaran; 1Lt Roel Manuel with Silver Cross Medal; and Cpl Rany Paler and Cpl Winny Viña with military merit medal each.
The division also awarded their best military personnel during the anniversary program. 1Lt Israel Damasco was conferred as the Best Junior Officer award; Cpl Alvin Pandia garnered the Best Enlisted Personnel; and CAA Roque Makaiwa was adjudged as the Best CAFGU Active Auxiliary.
Seven infantry battalions were also recognized in their adherence to the Army Governance Pathway. The battalions were 25th IB, 27th IB, 28th IB, 39th IB, 60th IB, 67th IB and 72nd IB. Also, the 1001st, 1002nd and 1003rd infantry brigades were awarded with complaint status in their Army Governance Pathway.