1ID offers aid to Typhoon Odette victims in Surigao City

Posted on December 23, 2021December 23, 2021   Leave a comment on 1ID offers aid to Typhoon Odette victims in Surigao City

CAMP SANG-AN, ZDS—The Army’s 1st Infantry (Tabak) Division partnered with the Office of the Civil Defense-Region IX (OCD-IX) to provide humanitarian assistance to Typhoon Odette victims in Surigao City Tuesday, December 21. Together with the 53rd Infantry Battalion and the 547th Engineer Brigade, the Tabak Division helped transport food items (FIs) and non-food items (NFIs) to OCD-CARAGA Region. OCD-CARAGA received hygiene kits, shelter repair kits, blankets, family kits, and family packs. Also, ten portable generator units were turned over to … Continue reading “1ID offers aid to Typhoon Odette victims in Surigao City”

160 recruits take oath as 1ID begins CS training

Posted on December 20, 2021December 20, 2021   Leave a comment on 160 recruits take oath as 1ID begins CS training

CAMP SANG-AN, ZDS—The Army’s 1st Infantry Division officially opens the Candidate Soldier Course Class 703-2021 today at the Tabak grandstand with Col. Rey Alemania, Commander of 2nd Mechanized Brigade, as keynote speaker. The recruits will undergo a 16-week basic military training at the 1st Division Training School, where they will be molded and transformed into confident and competent soldiers who will preserve the Army’s fundamental values. The new batch of candidate soldiers consists of 22 female and 138 male trainees. … Continue reading “160 recruits take oath as 1ID begins CS training”

3 wounded NPA communist terrorists receive medical attention

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CAMP SANG-AN, ZDS—The three captured NPA communist terrorists who sustained wounds after an encounter were brought to the Zamboanga del Norte Medical Center in Dipolog City for immediate medical treatment. In the morning of December 17, the combined troops of 97IB and 42IB had a 10-minute encounter with the NPA in Barangay Nazareth, Sergio Osmeña Sr., Zamboanga del Norte. They were able to capture three NPA communist terrorists and recover war materiels. The captured CNTs, abandoned by their comrades, are … Continue reading “3 wounded NPA communist terrorists receive medical attention”

1ID holds Media Fellowship with the Tabak Defense Press Corps

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CAMP SANG-AN, ZDS—Members of the Tabak Defense Press Corps (TDPC) meet during the year-end Media Fellowship Saturday, December 11, with the Tabak leadership and other officers. The Division Public Affairs Office facilitated the Badminton Fellowship Game held at the 1st Division Training School, adding a little twist on the event. Despite the current health crisis, the Division held the fellowship, not compromising the minimum health protocols. Thirty-seven TDPC members from different media outlets represented other members from Zamboanga Sibugay, Zamboanga … Continue reading “1ID holds Media Fellowship with the Tabak Defense Press Corps”