CAMP EVANGELISTA, Cagayan de Oro City – Hundreds of mall-goers expressed their heartfelt greetings to the soldiers of the 4th Infantry “Diamond” Division through a Message Wall during its Static/Kinetic Display and Peace Concert last January 18-19, 2020 at the Activity Center, Ayala Malls – Centrio, Cagayan de Oro City.
The message wall contains the greetings of the people for the commemoration of 4ID’s 50th Founding Anniversary with a Theme “50 years of Excellence in Serving the People and Securing the Land”.
Catherine, 20, a resident of Barangay Kauswagan Cagayan de Oro City, intentionally passed by the activity center to show her huge gratitude and appreciation to the soldiers and wrote, “Soldiers are true heroes”.
Other heartfelt greetings written on the two message walls were: “Thank you soldiers” “I love you 4ID” “Happy Anniversary 4ID” “Thank you for protecting our country” “Godbless soldiers” “we always pray for your safety” “you are all heroes” and many more.
MGen Franco Nemesio Gacal, Commander of 4ID conveyed, “We are happy and honored to be receiving such overwhelming love and support from the people who have visited our Static/Kinetic Display last weekend. Their greetings, prayers and support are the result of the sacrifices of our soldiers for the past 5 decades.” “We offer our 50th Founding Anniversary to the people of Northern Mindanao and Caraga regions because we vow to always protect and keep you safe,” Gacal ended