Kampilan Troopers successfully celebrated the 117th year of serving the people and securing the land. As part of the celebration, military personnel together with civilian employees of respective units participated in the simultaneous Flag Raising on 22 March 2014.
Brig General Romeo G. Gan, the Assistant Division Commander, read before the troops the message of the Army Commanding General, Maj General Hernando DCA Iriberri.
In his message, Maj General Iriberri declared that we are now an Army that is transforming. “We have continuously evolved throughout our history to remain responsive to the changing security environment”, he emphasized. Likewise, he urged everyone to fully support the implementation of the Army Transformation Roadmap and to vigorously pursue peace and development through “Bayanihan”.
As a concluding statement, Maj General Iriberri reminded soldiers to live by the Army core purpose of Serving the People and Securing the Land.