02/01/2013: WREATH-LAYING CEREMONY TO COMMEMORATE THE 116TH DEATH ANNIVERSARY OF DR. JOSE P. RIZAL
Consul Edgar Tomas Auxilian (extreme left), Laguna Association President Ms. Nancy Baldoz (2nd from left), Founder of Laguna Association Ms. Nelia Cahinhinan (2nd from right) and Vice Consul Maria Paz Cortes led the wreath laying ceremony (extreme right).
Consul Edgar Tomas Q. Auxilian welcomes the attendees of the activity.
Officers and staff of the Philippine Consulate General
Laguna Association of Guam officers and members with Consul Edgar Tomas Auxilian and Vice Consul Maria Paz Cortes
The Philippine Consulate General in Agana, Guam in cooperation with the Laguna Association of Guam (LAG), held a flag -raising and wreath-laying activity to commemorate the 116th Death Anniversary of our National Hero Dr. Jose P. Rizal on 30 December 2012 held at the bust of Dr. Rizal located at the Official Residence of the Philippine Consul General in Tamuning, Guam. Attendees of said event also commemorated the 100th year of the transfer of Dr. Rizal’s mortal remains to Bagumbayan.
The simple ceremony was led by Acting Head of Post, Consul Edgar Tomas Q. Auxilian. He also welcomed the members of the Laguna Association of Guam (LAG), which donated Dr. Rizal’s bust four years ago.
Ms. Nelia Cahinhin, one of the founders of LAG together with the President of LAG Ms. Nanncy Baldoz joined Consul Auxilian and Vice Consul Maria Paz Cortes during the wreath laying ceremony. END.