Official replica of 1734 Murillo Velarde Map turned over to National Defense College

Secretary of National Defense Delfin N Lorenzana led the unveiling of the official replica of the 1734 Murillo Velarde Map which was turned-over to the National Defense College of the Philippines (NDCP) on January 29, 2020, at the NDCP in Camp Aguinaldo.

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NDCP President BGen Archimedes H Viaje AFP (Ret) PhD, MNSA, received the map donated by Mr Mel V Velarde, Chairman and Executive Officer of the Asian Institute of Journalism and Communication (AIJC).

Retired Associate Justice Antonio T Carpio graced the turnover ceremony and delivered his remarks during the event. DEPARTMENT OF NATIONAL DEFENSE