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LTGEN BRIGUEZ Takes Helm of Western Command

Published: Monday, 20 November 2017

Camp General Artemio Ricarte, Puerto Princesa City – LTGEN ROZZANO D BRIGUEZ assumes as the 30th Commander of Western Command during the Change of Command Ceremony held at Headquarters WESCOM today, November 20,2017 with GEN REY LEONARDO B GUERRERO AFP, Chief of Staff, AFP as the Presiding Officer.

LTGEN GALILEO GERARD KINTANAR JR AFP passed on leadership as Commander of Western Command to LTGEN ROZZANO D BRIGUEZ AFP. LTGEN KINTANAR expressed his appreciation for the trust that Team WESCOM have bestowed on his leadership and guiding him over the responsibilities that emanated along his way as Commander of WESCOM. He extended his heartfelt gratitude to the unit Commanders, partner government and non-government agencies, and heads of offices for their camaraderie and support.

LTGEN BRIGUEZ is a member of the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) “Sinagtala” Class of 1986 where he graduated with distinction and ranked 2nd out of 174 cadets. He also underwent Military Pilot Training at the PAF Flying School, Fernando Air Base, Lipa City where he graduated top of his class in 1988.

He made many notable contributions to the service over the course of his career. He held progressively relevant roles at the Philippine Air Force for almost 30 years. He then served as the 61st Vice Commander,PAF. He was the Chief of Air Staff, PAF, Commandant of Cadets, PMA, Deputy Wing Commander, 250th Presidential Airlift Wing, Assistant Chief of Air Staff for Operations, A-3, Assistant Chief of Air Staff for Education and Training, A-8, Executive Officer, OA-5, Acting Assistant Chief of Air Staff for Plans and Programs, A-5 and Commander, TOG 11.

“Today, we’re moving forward from a position of strength. I will assure that we will continue the legacy that is stronger, but also in a service that is more just. We will never waver in defense of our territory, our West Philippine Sea, our Palaweños.”, said LTGEN BRIGUEZ.

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