Joint US Military Assistance Group chief visits Philippine Fleet


Joint United States Military Assistance Group (JUSMAG) Philippines (JUSMAG-Philippines) Colonel Stephen C. Ma has visited the Philippine Fleet.


Colonel Ma paid a courtesy call to the Philippine Fleet Deputy Commander Commo. Ernesto O Baldovino at Headquarters Philippine Fleet, Naval Base Heracleo Alano.

“Likewise, as part of his visit at the Philippine Fleet, Col. Ma was also invited as Guest of Honor and Speaker during the Joint Graduation and Convening Ceremony of Basic Underwater Demolition Seal (BUDS) Course Class 80 and Special Boat Operations Course Class – 05 held at Headquarters Naval Special Operations Group,” the Philippine Fleet said.

“During the ceremony, BUDS Course Class 80 produced 26 graduates while SBO Course Class 05 convened 20 students,” it added.