VCSAFP visits H2ID for the 1st time
Lt Gen Romeo T Tanalgo AFP, Vice Chief of Staff, Armed Forces of the Philippines visited the Home of the Jungle Fighters for the first time on February 17, 2016.
Likewise, according to MGen Romeo G Gan AFP, Commander, 2ID, it is also the first time for the Jungle Fighters to host a Vice Chief of Staff, AFP.
The Jungle Fighters tendered a Battalion-size Military Honors to Lt Gen Tanalgo with Col Fernando V Felipe GSC (OS) PA, Assistant Chief of Staff for Logistics, G4, 2ID as the Troop Commander.
As part of the activity during the visit of Lt Gen Tanalgo, Col Lenard T Agustin GSC (INF) PA presented a Unit Briefing at Sierra Madre Officers’ Club House (SMOCH) and apprised the visitor regarding the activities and programs of 2ID in ensuring peace and development within the 2ID’s Area of Responsibility (AOR).
The said briefing was immediately followed by a wind shield tour around Camp Capinpin, Tree Planting at Matikas Park, and “Talk to Jungle Fighters” at the Division Grandstand.
On his message, Lt Gen Tanalgo expressed his deepest gratitude for the warm welcome that the 2ID has given him. “I am really thankful and honored to be tendered with Honors by Officers and Personnel who wear the same uniform that my father used to wear before, “said Lt Gen Tanalgo.
Lt Gen Tanalgo, a member of PMA “Matikas” Class 1983 is a son of an Enlisted Personnel.
After the “Talk to Jungle Fighters,” Lt Gen Tanalgo enjoyed the Testimonial Funshoot at GENSAN Pistol Range, one among the many amenities inside Camp Capinpin.