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Thursday, January 11, 2024 12:00 AM

Force Reconnaissance Group Welcomes New Commander

Force Reconnaissance Group Welcomes New Commander

Ternate, Cavite- The Force Reconnaissance Group welcomes its new Commander in a Change of Command Ceremony with MGEN Arturo G Rojas PN(M), Commandant, Philippine Marine Corps as the Presiding Officer on January 11, 2023 in MBGL, Ternate, Cavite.

Col Rommel B Bogńalbal PN(M)(MNSA) assumed as the Commander, Force Reconnaissance Group replacing Col Einstein B Calaoa JR PN(M)(GSC). Col Calaoa commanded the FRG for more than 2 years before passing over his command responsibilities to Col Bogńalbal.

Mgen Rojas recognizes the steadfast dedication, leadership, and achievement of Col Calaoa and further welcomes Col Bogńalbal as the new Commander and encourages him continue to uphold the values of the Force Reconnaissance Group and the Marine Corps in lieu with the ever-changing landscape of warfare and national defense.


Maritime Soul, Occupational Health and Safety, Specialized Forces, Training as a routine grind. Relevant and Reliable, Ethos and Enthusiasm, Adaptive, Duty to God Country and People, Yield to the interest of the Corps.

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