Commander 2ID installs new Chief of Staff of the Division
Camp Mateo Capinpin, Tanay, Rizal - Major General Rhoderick M. Parayno AFP, the Presiding General Officer and Commander of the 2nd Infantry (Jungle Fighter) Division, Philippine Army installed the new Chief of Staff, 2ID in a ceremony at Sierra Madre Officers Clubhouse, Camp Capinpin, Tanay, Rizal on November 06, 2018. Colonel Jose Augusto V. Villareal GSC (INF) PA, Chief of the Government Strategy Management Office (GSMO) took post as the new CS, 2ID.
MGen Parayno expressed his sincere gratefulness to the leadership and accomplishments contributed by the two Officers. “In deed, I am really elated and honored to preside this event and formally send off a distinguished officer and a good leader, the outgoing Chief of Staff, Colonel Marceliano “Kit” Teofilo to his new assignment and at the same time, welcome our new CS, Colonel “Bong” Villareal into his post,” MGen Parayno said. “This afternoon, we once again displayed our unwavering observance of the time-honored tradition of changing of the guard which symbolizes the formal transfer of total authority, responsibility and accountability from one officer to another. This is also an inspiring moments where new Officer comes to prove their worth to the organization and the people we serve. And for the one relinquishing the post, this moment is a time of reflection if he did in deed give his best in his position as he prepare to take on a new assignment,” Commander, 2ID added. Col Teofilo will assume as the new Brigade Commander of the 203rd Infantry Brigade in Mindoro province.