Gallant protectors of West Philippine Sea awarded

The Kalayaan Island Group (KIG) Deployed personnel, the gallant protectors of the country’s sovereignty and rights in West Philippine Sea were awarded Bronze Cross Medal, the KIG Campaign Medal, and Ribbon (Bantay Lahi) Award.

The ceremony was held today during the Flag Raising Ceremony at Headquarters Western Command (WESCOM).

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Philippine Navy Naval Forces West (NAVFORWEST) commander Commodore Rommel Jason L. Galang and Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) deputy commander Commodore Dorvin Jose L. Legaspi led the awarding.

“WESCOM and the Filipino people will never get tired recognizing and thanking you for your patriotism and commendable service in accomplishing the mission of the Command and the AFP,” Commodore Legaspi said.