The Vulcan Infantry Regiment was purportedly a guerrilla organization under the command of one Major Amando D. Ylagan and was supposed to have operated in the Taal-Lemery area. Many of the alleged documented activities of this unit overlapped with those claimed by other guerrilla outfits operating in the said area. In this page is a transcription1 of a memorandum sent by Lt. Col. Felipe Gahol to the Commanding General, AFWESPAC, requesting official recognition for the supplementary roster of the Vulcan Regiment.
: Recognition of the attached Supplementary Roster,
: THE COMMANDING GENERAL, AFWESPAC
Attn: Guerrilla Affairs Section
ever, left word to the undersigned as to what to do in justice to all officers and men of his original outfit that have not been recognized as guerrilla members. It is in compliance with his advice that this request is submitted.
Executive, B.E.C., Reg’t
1. Two (2) Complete Copies to CO, AFWESPAC;
2. One (1) Complete Copy to the Honorable Secretary of National Defense;
3. One (1) Complete Copy to Colonel Amando D. Ylangan; and
4. One (1) Complete Copy – File
Notes and references:
1 “Vulcan Infantry Regiment,” File No. 213-12, online at the United States National Archives.