TACLOBAN CITY, Philippines-The Philippine army unit based in Catbalogon city, Eastern visayas is now accepting applicants for this year’s new batch of candidate soldiers, says Samar army public affairs chief Capt. Gene Orense.
The army will start receiving applications on January 14 to 19, at the 8th Infantry division, Camp Vicente Lukban, Catbalogan city, Samar.
“If you are male, 18-26 years of age, single, physically and mentally fit, at least 5 ft in height, with no pending cases in court, have passed the AFP aptitude test and battery (AFPTAB) examination and have all the needed documents for processing, you are all welcome to apply for the candidate soldier course and join the Philippine Army” says assistant chief of staff for Personnel Ltc. Leo Lorenzo A. Madroñal in a statement.
Applicants must bring along the following original documents for processing: NSO birth certificate; Form 137/Transcript of record; diploma (high school/college, if graduated); one (1) piece 2×2 ID picture with name tag and valid identification cards.
For further information, applicants can contact Cpt. Emerson A. Borja, 8ID Recruitment Officer at 256 – 2199, local 3611 or visit 8ID recruitment at facebook.