Another soldier sacrificed his life for the nation.
First Lieutenant Frederick Savellano PN, 2nd Platoon commander of 37th Marine Company and Marine Battalion Landing Team 7 killed in motion in a 14-hour intense firefight between authorities forces and Maute terrorist group in Marawi City on Friday.
Lieutenant Savellano was a graduate of the US Marine Officer Basic Course. He was set to wed this yr his fiancee, additionally an officer, from MBLT 2.
1LT Savellano led his group and found the ₱52-M cash and ₱24-M price of cheques in an deserted home in Marawi City.
Despite of the profitable mission that Savellano led, his mission didn’t ended there and he fought the Maute terrorist on Friday, sadly, he was amongst the 13 members of the marines who died throughout ‘most intense firefight’ in Marawi City.
The terrorist group allegedly used human shields that made the mission tough to the marines.
“You are our hero 1st Lt. John (Jeff) Frederick Savellano. We salute you ! May you discover your remaining resting place in the loving embrace of our Lord God. Finally, thanks Jeff for providing your life in order that we could get pleasure from our freedom” Geng Lopez Gamboa the godmother of 1LT Savellano wrote in her post.