By Prince Golez
President Rodrigo Duterte has appointed Major General Alfredo Rosario Jr. as the new chief of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Western Mindanao Command (WestMinCom).
Duterte approved Rosario’s appointment letter on September 14, 2021.
Rosario, a graduate of the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) Class of 1988, will replace Lt. Gen. Corleto Vinluan Jr., who retired from military service in August.
The President also designated Major General Robert Dauz as the commander of AFP Visayas Command (VisCom).
Dauz, also a member of PMA Class of 1988, took over from Lt. Gen. Robero Ancan.