Camp Guillermo Nakar, Lucena City – The outgoing 2nd Infantry (Jungle Fighter) Division Commander, Major General Romeo Gali Gan AFP bids adieu to Team Southern Luzon Command during his farewell visit to Commander, Southern Luzon Command Lieutenant General Ferdinand F Quidilla AFP yesterday November 8, 2016.
A principled man with great regards to the rule of law and its contributions made a great impact to the officers and enlisted personnel not only in SoLCom but to the Armed Forces of the Philippines as a whole. His 37 years of selfless service made an indelible mark that will be remembered.
The visit is part of his parting message as member of the SoLCom family as Commander of 2nd Infantry Division, Philippine Army and former Officer-in-Charge of Southern Luzon Command before Lieutenant General Quidilla assumed the position.
General Gan said a leader that is worthy to be position should possess the qualities of credibility, role model, dedication and commitment to perform his assigned task. Without those qualities the direction of the objectives will be misled and difficult to attain.
Lieutenant General Ferdinand F Quidilla Commander, Southern Luzon Command said, Major General Gan is my big brother, my buddy, my mentor and my inspiration to continue my perseverance in the Armed Forces of the Philippines. He is the conscience and adviser of the cadet corps in our group when we were in the PMA.
Major General Gan is a member of Philippine Military Academy “Matikas” Class 1983 will retire from military service after reaching the mandatory retirement at the age of 56. (SOLCOM)