President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Philippine Legion of Honor with the degree of Commander on outgoing Philippine Navy (PN) Flag Officer-in-Command (FOIC) Vice Admiral Robert Empedrad during the Change of Command ceremony at the Naval Station Jose V. Andrada in Manila on February 3, 2020.

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Philippine Legion of Honor with the degree of Commander on outgoing Philippine Navy (PN) Flag Officer-in-Command (FOIC) Vice Admiral Robert Empedrad during the Change of Command ceremony at the Naval Station Jose V. Andrada in Manila on February 3, 2020. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte congratulates outgoing Philippine Navy (PN) Flag Officer-in-Command (FOIC) Vice Admiral Robert Empedrad during the Change of Command ceremony at the Naval Station Jose V. Andrada in Manila on February 3, 2020. ALFRED FRIAS/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte congratulates outgoing Philippine Navy (PN) Flag Officer-in-Command (FOIC) Vice Admiral Robert Empedrad during the Change of Command ceremony at the Naval Station Jose V. Andrada in Manila on February 3, 2020. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte salutes outgoing Philippine Navy (PN) Flag Officer-in-Command (FOIC) Vice Admiral Robert Empedrad and incoming PN FOIC Rear Admiral Giovanni Carlo Bacordo during the Change of Command ceremony at the Naval Station Jose V. Andrada in Manila on February 3, 2020. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO