From DWDD AFP Civil Relations Service Radio Website (Jun 20): TALK WITH AGUILA TROOPERS | CGPA visits Army’s 10th Infantry Division
CAMP GEN MANUEL YAN, Mawab. Compostela Valley (DWDD) – Army Commanding General, Lieutenant General Rolando Joselito D. Bautista visited the home of “Agila” troopers at Headquarters, 10th Infantry “Aguila” Division located at Camp General Manuel T. Yan, Barangay Tuboran, Mawab, Compostela Valley on June 16, 2018.
“Aguila” troopers headed by Major General Noel S. Clement, warmly received CGPA and party during their arrival. As part of his visit, CGPA presided the awarding and donning of ranks to deserving personnel of the command. Subsequently, Major General Clement apprised and invited CGPA to witness the Urban Training Operations demonstration in relation to the on-going Philippine-Australia Army to Army Exercise (PAAAE) being conducted at said camp.
In his remarks, CGPA congratulated the officers and men of the “Aguila” Division which once, he’s been a part of for its accomplishments and significant success in the implementation of its security and development support operations in its assigned area. The command was noted for having massive number of surrenderees and recorded a good number of armed engagements with the NPA terrorists since President Duterte’s cancellation of peace talks in November last year. Moreover, CGPA encouraged the troops to be more resilient and continuously serve with pride and passion so that the ultimate objective of establishing peace and progress could be achieved in the soonest possible time, he added.# .
CGPA took time to visit personnel of Task Force Davao at its Headquarters located in Sta Ana Wharf, Davao City on June 17, 2018. TFD Commander, Col. Nolasco A. Mempin warmly received CGPA during his arrival and subsequently, rendered a briefing on units’ significant accomplishments and activities.
Morale of troops is always the centerpiece of CGPA’s unit visitation. As shown is CGPA “meeting and interacting” with the troops of 701ST Infantry (Kagitingan) Brigade, 7ID, PA (OPCON to 10ID) at its Headquarters located at Sitio Magay, Brgy Don Martin Marundan, Mati City, Davao Oriental on 07 June 2018. Brigadier General Rueben S. Basiao, provided the CGPA with an information brief followed by the awarding of deserving personnel. CGPA also visited the Former Rebels at the Davao Oriental Happy Home. OACPA / MCAG