TAGO, Surigao del Sur – the local Government Unit of Carmen, Surigao del Sur lauded Army’s 36th Infantry (Valor) Battalion for the successful operation of anti-insurgency campaign against the Communist NPA Terrorist thru passing of resolution and awarding of certificate of commendation.
The Town of Carmen thru its 136 th regular session of the 11th Sangguniang Bayan convened last June 24, 2019 at Carmen Municipal Session Hall and passed Resolution No. 92 Series of 2019 Awarding Certificate of Commendation to the Charlie Company, 36th Infantry (Valor) Battalion headed by 1LT JAYSON R TULANG (INF) PA under the leadership of 1LT EMANNUEL B MAGSANOC II, the Company Commander, Charlie Coy for the successful operation of anti- insurgency campaign at Barangay Cancavan, Carmen, Surigao del Sur.
The passing of resolution is due to the success of the army’s 36th Infantry (Valor) Battalion on combat operation led by 1LT JASON TULANG during an encounter against the CNTs at Brgy Cancavan, Carmen, Surigao del Sur last May 19, 2019 which was resulted to the death of four (4) CPP-NPA terrorist killed and capture of six (6) high powered firearms, one (1) low powered firearm and other document with high intelligence value.
The resolution said “for their remarkable bravery to combat fearlessly the encounter with the so- called fully armed men in responding to their call of duty as peace keeper and protector of the people, the need to recognize and commend their commitment to work is deemed imperative.“
In a statement, Hon Jane V Plaza, the town Mayor of Carmen, said she is well privileged to the army’s 36th IB “this resolution is the best way that I can give to the army particularly the 36IB in protecting and preserving the peace and order situation in my municipality. I admire their passion and dedication to call beyond extraordinary duty. Their selfless service to the people cannot be exchange with any material things and is a must that they will receive such commendation.”
LTC XERXES TRINIDAD, Commander of the Army’s 36th Infantry Battalion lauded the move of the local town of Carmen “We are very pleased with this commendation given to us. This resolution will beef up the moral of every member of the 36IB in performing its mandate in protecting the people and preserving the peace and order situation in the province. Thus, this resolution will form part of our military personal profile,” LTC Trinidad said.
LTC Trinidad said that the resolution further proves the sincere gesture of the town of Carmen in battling against insurgency and recognizing the efforts of the Philippine army in attaining the security and foster the foundation and economic growth in the municipality. Lastly, we are calling all remaining CPP-NPA Terrorist (CNT) to surrender now! Avail the E-CLIP and live a peaceful life.