Occidental Mindoro leaders grace 76th Infantry Battalion change of command
Top leaders of Occidental Mindoro graced the change of command ceremony of the Philippine Army’s 76th Infantry Battalion.
Occidental Mindoro Governor Eduardo Gadiano and Vice Governor Peter Alfaro served as guests of honor during the event.
“Iginawad ni Major General Arnulfo Marcelo B. Burgos, Jr. ng Armed Forces of the Philippines ang Command sa bagong Commanding Officer, LTC Bienvenido R. Hindang, Jr. INF (GSC) ng Philippine Army, mula kay LTC Mario Lito I. Retirva INF (GSC) PA,” the Sangguniang Panlalawigan said.
“Si LTC Magtangol G. Panopio (INF) ng Philippine Army ang nagbasa ng “Relief and Designation Order”. Si Rev. Bernice Bumatay, Asst. Parish Priest ng Nuestra Señra de Pilar Parish ng Mamburao naman ang nagsagawa ng invocation,” it added.
Also present were Mayor Lyn Tria of Mamburao, DILG Provincial Director Ulysses Feraren, as well as other local officials from Mamburao, which hosted the activity.
“Ang 76IB ay isa sa mga infantry battalions na nakadestino sa lalawigan ng Kanlurang Mindoro na siyang kaagapay ng pamahalaan at mamamayan para sa katahimikan at kaayusan sa buong lalawigan,” said the province.