Camp Siongco, Awang, Datu Odin Sinsuat, Maguindanao – A new set of 144 soldiers of Kampilan Division stood with pride during their graduation ceremony at the 6th Division Training School in Brgy Semba, Datu Odin Sinsuat, Maguindanao this morning.
The new soldiers are members of Candidate Soldiers “HUNTER” Class 392-2015 that underwent a rigid Basic Military Training and Jungle Warfare Mountain Operations Course. They also underwent trainings on war fighting competency, disaster response and rescue operations, explosive ordnance and reconnaissance agent, water search and rescue, and pekiti tersia kali.
Among the 144 graduates, Pvt Mokim K. Juljiri topped their class and was awarded with Certificate of Merit by 6ID Commander Major General Edmundo R. Pangilinan.
Major General Pangilinan congratulated the new soldiers for finishing their trainings and he also lauded the training staff led by Colonel Bernie Langub for their hardwork and service in ensuring that the new breed will become outstanding soldiers of the Kampilan family.
“Remember that the 6ID and the entire Central Mindanao are banking on your capacity to deliver results that will impact on the mission of the Command,” the Commander stressed.
The new Privates were also immediately deployed after their graduation rites to their respective unit assignments under 6ID as regular members of the Armed Forces of the Philippines.