Category: Igorot Heroes

  • Public Servants and Heroes: Siegfred Ngoloban and Richard Balusdan

    Yesterday, 13 October 2009, Siegfred Baniaga Ngoloban was laid to his final resting place near their home in Tawang, La Trinidad, Benguet. He was a fireman. Or, if you are a stickler for official job titles, he was a Senior Fire Officer. Today, 14 October 2009, Senior Fire Office Richard Balusdan will reportedly also be […]

  • Major Dennis Molintas Sr: A Gallant Igorot

    We hope you already read our post about “those gallant Igorots” during World War II. And that you also watched the video documentary about some of these Igorot heroes. We plead guilty to prematurely judging the video but we don’t feel too bad (maybe just a bit hehe) because our critique prompted its producers to […]

  • The List: More on Itneg-Ilokano Warrior Gabriela Silang

    Note: This article is taken from the Ilocos Sur provincial website via maru-dashi. Gabriela made it to the second installment of The List.

  • FtB Lister Macliing Dulag: In Good Company

    Here’s a picture of The Wall where Macli-ing Dulag’s name is inscribed along with the names of other Filipino heroes and martyrs. The Wall of Remembrance (located at EDSA corner Quezon Avenue in Quezon City) seeks to honor those who were brave enough to confront the Marcos dictatorship when most Filipinos were saying, “Hallelujah Marcos. […]