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Philippine Army celebrates 125th anniversary

ALABEL, Sarangani (March 23, 2022) – Troops of the 73rd Infantry Battalion – Alpha Company perform an Infantry Rifle Squad Capability Demonstration on March 21 at the Capitol compound, in celebration of the 125th Founding Anniversary of the Philippine Army. The demonstration included the different squad formation techniques, different movement techniques, firepower, equipment, organization, structure, and the duties and responsibilities of the infantry rifle squad. The 73rd IB Alpha Company was led by Battalion Commander LTC Antonio F Quimado Jr. This year’s celebration was anchored on the theme “Philippine Army @ 125: Kapayapaan Para Sa Lahat” with events lined up from March 1 to March 22. (Jake Narte – Jori Mae Samillano/SARANGANI PROVINCIAL INFORMATION OFFICE)

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