The Lobo Unit, USAFFE Guerrilla was originally considered by the United States army as part of the Pandita Area, DI Combat, Free Luzon Area, 6th Military District guerrilla outfit under the command of one Danny Flores. The mother organization was not favorably considered for recognition by the United States Army. In this page is a transcription1 of a memorandum issued by one Lieutenant Salazar, S-1 [Personnel Officer[z of the Lobo Unit, to all company commanders informing them of the bases for the promotion of all officers and enlisted men.
UNDER LT. COL. TOMAS A. ILAGAN
SIXTH MILITARY DISTRICT
: BASIC POINTS OF PROMOTIONS.
: ALL COMPANY COMMANDERS.
LOBO UNIT MINDE AREA.
The following points and bases of promotions of officers and enlisted men should be based as per guidance given by the Commanding Officer for all Company Commanders.
These are the points of consideration for recommendations of promotions of officers and enlisted men to another rank certified by their Commanding Officers.
[Sgd.] Lieut. Salazar, S-1
Notes and references:
1 “Pandita Area, Free Luzon Intelligence Echelon, 6th MD, [Folder 4],” online at the United States National Archives.