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AFP Eastern Mindanao Command

Eastern Mindanao Command
AFP Eastern Mindanao Command.png
Coat of Arms of the AFP Eastern Mindanao Command
Active August 28, 2006 - Present
Country Philippines Philippines
Role Conventional and Unconventional Warfare, Anti-Guerrilla Operations
Part of Under the Armed Forces of the Philippines
Garrison/HQ Panacan, Davao City
Nickname(s) EastMinCom
Motto(s) Kagitingan
Mascot(s) Mount Apo
Anniversaries August 28
LtGen. Benjamin R Madrigal AFP
LtGen Jorge V Segovia AFP
Unit Patch Eastern Mindanao Command Emblem

The Eastern Mindanao Command, known officially as the EastMinCom, is one of the Armed Forces of the Philippines' Wide Support Commands advocating the Culture of Peace in Mindanao.

Lineage of Commander

  • LtGen Rodolfo S. Obaniana AFP (31 Aug 2006 - 21 Aug 2007)
  • LtGen Cardozo M Luna AFP (30 Aug 2007 - 7 May 2008)
  • MGen Armando L Cunanan AFP (17 May 2008 - )
  • LtGen Raymundo Escoba AFP
  • LtGen Arthur Tabaquero AFP
  • LtGen Jorge V Segovia AFP
  • LtGen Ricardo Ranier G Cruz III AFP
  • LtGen Aurelio Bartolome Baladad AFP
  • LtGen Rey Leonardo B Guerrero AFP
  • LtGen Benjamin R Madrigal AFP


The following are the units that are under the Eastern Mindanao Command.


  • Peace and Development Outreach in Communities to enlighten the people about NPA Propaganda Units' deception and exploitation
  • Protect the Peace Process
  • Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Response Operations


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