30 Navy personnel inoculated as countrys vaccination program rolls out
Tuesday, 2 March 2021/
NAVAL STATION JOSE ANDRADA, Manila – The Philippine Navy (PN) has started inoculating its frontline personnel against COVID-19 in a symbolic vaccination conducted today, March 2 at the Jurado Hall in Marine Barracks Rudiardo Brown, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City.
The commanding officer of Manila Naval Hospital, Col. Pura Lyn Epres spearheaded the administration of the initial vaccine dosage to 30 PN hospital and health service frontliners headed by the first vaccinee, acting Chief S [...]
Navy holds arrival ceremony for frigate Antonio Luna
Friday, 26 February 2021/
SOUTH HARBOR, Manila – The Philippine Navy (PN) officially welcomed its second missile frigate Antonio Luna (FF151), and its maiden crew in a simple arrival ceremony at Pier 13 here Friday, February 26.
Secretary of Public Works and Highways, Mark Villar, was the guest of honor of the ceremony leading all spectators in witnessing the future BRP Antonio Luna finally docking to a Philippine port for the first time. He was joined by the Navy Chief Vice Adm. Giovanni Carlo Bacordo, Of [...]
20 senior Navy officers promoted to next higher rank
Tuesday, 23 February 2021/
NAVAL STATION JOSE ANDRADA, Manila – 20 senior officers of the Philippine Navy (PN) were promoted to the rank of Navy captain/Marine colonel in a donning of ranks ceremony administered by the PN flag officer in command, Vice Adm. Giovanni Carlo Bacordo here Monday, February 22.
Elevated from the rank of commander/lieutenant colonel are Capt. Elmer Toriado, Capt. Remuel Jardinero, Capt. Junmar Sales, Capt. Nerelito Martinez, Capt. Santiago Pacis Jr., Capt. Ariel Halasan, Col. Danil [...]
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