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Explore the incredible stories of Igorot individuals who've shown remarkable courage and heroism, making a profound impact on our community.

5 articles filed under Heroes category.

Igorot Marine Corporal Gener Tinangag's Heroic Sacrifice

Corporal Gener Tinangag, an Igorot Marine from Barlig, Mountain Province, was posthumously awarded the Medal for Valor.

Rob in Heroes
Jul 10, 2021 · 2 min read

Magdalena Leones: Only Asian Female and Filipina to Receive the Silver Star Medal

Magdalena Leones, from Lubuagan, Kalinga, the only Asian female and Filipina to receive the Silver Star Medal from the US for her WW2 heroism.

Sep 9, 2020 · 3 min read

Herbert D. Dilag: Uncommon True Valor Story of an Igorot Scout Ranger

Herbert D. Dilag, an Igorot Scout Ranger, was awarded the Medal of Valor, the highest award in the Armed Forces of the Philippines for his bravery.

Oct 15, 2017 · 6 min read

Gabriela Silang: Igorot Warrior, National Heroine

Gabriela Silang was an Igorot military leader who is best known for her role as the female leader of the Ilocano independence movement from Spain.

Sep 20, 2016 · 5 min read

The Heroic Tale of the Cordilleran 14: Honoring the Valor of SAF 44

Remembering the gallantry of the fourteen Cordilleran PNP-SAF Troopers, crucial members of SAF44, who made the ultimate sacrifice.

Rob in Heroes
Jan 29, 2015 · 3 min read