2ID conducts Command Foot March
Infantry (Jungle Fighter) Division conducted a two (2) days Command Foot March/Bivouac at Brgy. Daraitan, Tanay, Rizal on January 29 – 30, 2016.
The said activity started at the Division Grandstand, H2ID with a Blessing of Troops which was officiated by Cpt Jolly A Gemal CHS (PA), Assistant Division Chaplain, 2ID at around 9:00 AM.
MGen Romeo G Gan AFP, Commander, 2ID headed the six (hours) of walk going to the bivouac area and vice-versa.
The 2ID Marching Band also participated on the said activity which boosted the morale of all marchers, and have entertained the residents in the area who are all watching the long march of soldiers.
As part of the activity, a Medical Mission was also conducted at the Covered Court of Brgy. Daraitan, Tanay, Rizal on the second day, January 30, 2016.
Hundreds of residents in the area benefitted the said activity which was participated by Military and civilian doctors from 2nd
Army Station Hospital (2ASH) and from Army General Hospital (AGH).
According to MGen Gan, these activities are just few among the programs that the 2ID are conducting in order to help the community in alleviating poverty and in sustaining peace in its Area of Responsibility (AOR). He also assured the residents that the 2ID will tirelessly advocate peace and development.
In order to further establish a good rapport and enjoy the beautiful sceneries of its nearby communities, the 2
The 2nd Infantry (Jungle Fighter) Division, Philippine Army together with the pupils and teachers of ...