24IB “Wildcat” Battalion, Philippine Army celebrates its 67th founding anniversary at Brgy. Talogtog, Lagangilang, Abra on August 16,2018 with Major General Felimon T. Santos, 7th Infantry Division Commander with the theme: “Mahusay at matapat na pagsisilbi sa bayan na pinatibay sa loob ng animnapu’t pitong taong matibay na samahan”.

During the program, Major General Felimon T. Santos Jr. with 24IB Commander Jearie Boy P. Faminial awarded the Military Merit Medal, Military Commendation medal, and certificates of recognition to members of the 24IB and CAFGU Active Auxiliary for their exemplary performance of duty.

Stakeholders were also awarded for their invaluable support to the 24IB contributing to the successful conduct of various activities of the unit.

Major General Santos expressed his sincerest greetings to the 24IB on their achievements.

“I believe that each of you will be instrumental in the successful implementation of the military’s plan to gain peace in the province.”, Major General Felimon T. Santos Jr. added.

In an interview, Battalion Commander Faminial’s message to Abreños is: “Nandito lang ang 24IB and we are willing to help the Abreños and at the same time magtulungan tayo to keep Abra peaceful and progressive.”

Congratulations, 24IB and thank you for your service to Abreños.