THE provincial government of Bulacan recently paid tribute to the 15 surviving World War 2 veterans for their courage and sacrifices during a ceremony attended by provincial officials at Bustos Gymnasium and BMA Park in Bustos, Bulacan.

WAR HEROES The 15 Bulakenyo members of Veterans Federation of the Philippines are shown here with Vice Gov. Alexis Castro and Mayor Francis Albert Juan of Bustos after receiving plaques of recognition and copies of Resolution 641-T’2023 that honors their courage and World War 2 participation during the 'Ika-80 Anibersaryo ng Pagkakatatag ng Bulacan Military Area (BMA) at Paggawad ng Parangal sa mga Beterano ng Ikalawang Digmaang Pandaigdig' recently at the Bustos Gymnasium and BMA Park in Bustos, Bulacan. Also in photo are (from left, third row) Board Member Arthur Legaspi; Aleli Canoza, granddaughter of Gen. Alejo Santos; Ma. Cecilia Santiago, representative of Board Member Richard Roque; Vice Mayor Martin SJ. Angeles of Bustos; and Provincial History, Arts, Culture and Tourism Officer Dr. Eliseo de la Cruz. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO
WAR HEROES The 15 Bulakenyo members of Veterans Federation of the Philippines are shown here with Vice Gov. Alexis Castro and Mayor Francis Albert Juan of Bustos after receiving plaques of recognition and copies of Resolution 641-T’2023 that honors their courage and World War 2 participation during the 'Ika-80 Anibersaryo ng Pagkakatatag ng Bulacan Military Area (BMA) at Paggawad ng Parangal sa mga Beterano ng Ikalawang Digmaang Pandaigdig' recently at the Bustos Gymnasium and BMA Park in Bustos, Bulacan. Also in photo are (from left, third row) Board Member Arthur Legaspi; Aleli Canoza, granddaughter of Gen. Alejo Santos; Ma. Cecilia Santiago, representative of Board Member Richard Roque; Vice Mayor Martin SJ. Angeles of Bustos; and Provincial History, Arts, Culture and Tourism Officer Dr. Eliseo de la Cruz. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

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