MAGUINDANAO – In observance of the National Remembrance for the acts of heroism of the Gallant SAF 44, Police Regional Office - Bangsamoro Autonomous Region spearheaded by Police Brigadier General Marni C Marcos Jr, Regional Director commemorates the heroic sacrifices of the ‘’Gallant 44’’ in a celebration dubbed as ‘’Day of National Remembrance for SAF 44."
PBGen Marcos with P/Lt Col Darwin T Padla, Battalion Commander, 4th SAB, PNP SAF led the Laying of the Wreath in Commemoration on the Day of National Remembrance for the SAF 44 inside Camp BGen Salipada K Pendatun.
PBGen Marcos on his speech urged everyone to remain steadfast against the injustices perpetrated by terrorist and lawless groups in the Bangsamoro Region and continue remembering the Gallant 44 who are departed in the name of public service.
“On this day of National Remembrance for the SAF 44, let us continue our duties and responsibilities to the Filipinos and to our nation. Never forget the sacrifices and heroism of our Gallant SAF 44. We must pledge to preserve the memories of our brothers who gave their lives for defending our country so that their heroic sacrifices are not forgotten by generations” PBGen Marcos said.
This event is a simultaneous activity of the PNP every 25th day of January as proclaimed under Presidential Proclamation No. 164 declaring January 25 of every year as a Day of National Remembrance for the heroic sacrifices of the 44 uniformed personnel of the PNP Special Action Force.