PANACAN, Davao City (DWDD) – The Naval Forces Eastern Mindanao tendered a Testimonial Parade and Review with Retreat in honor of Cdr. Manuel L. Gimena PN last January 31, 2018.
After rendering more than thirty two years of honorable and meritorious naval service, Cdr Gimena formally bowed out from the military service with the last key position held as the Command Inspector General prior to his compulsory retirement.
As the Command Safety Officer, NFEM yielded and exhibited several best practices that resulted to an outstanding rating of 97.20% during the Safety Inspection and Advocacy Campaign from Sept 19-21, 2017.
Said officer was also an instrument for the Naval Station Felix Apolinario be recognized and commended by the City Council of Davao as Ecotourism and Friendly Military Installation from 2012-2015. NFEM PAO / MCAG