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Decorated Army Man retires after 37-long-year in service

Major General Juvymax R Uy
Major General Juvymax R Uy

CAMP SIONGCO, Awang, DOS, Maguindanao – After more than three decades of service in the Philippine Army, Major General Juvymax R Uy, outgoing Commander of Joint Task Force Central and 6th Infantry (Kampilan) Division, has finally retired on his 56th birthday today in a Change of Command Ceremony held at 6ID Grandstand, Camp Siongco, Awang, DOS, Maguindanao on May 21, 2022.

The Change of Command was presided over by Philippine Army Commanding General, Lieutenant General Romeo Brawner PA wherein outgoing Commander MGen. Uy relinquished his post to Brigadier General Eduardo B Gubat PA, Acting Commander 6ID.

The activity was attended by the various local chief executives of the different provinces under the jurisdiction of the 6th ID, military commanders from the divisions, brigades, battalions, PNP officials, and other stakeholders of the Division. Also, the ceremony was graced by his Mistah (classmates from class 89), some former chief of staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, previous Commanders of 6ID, and his immediate family.

“As I end my service and take off my uniform, I am confident that those who remain are the best people that will carry on the fight to reach our country’s end state of a peaceful, developed, and progressive environment”, an excerpt from a message of MGen. Uy.

Major General Juvymax R Uy

Maj. Gen Uy held key leadership positions in his 37-year-long service to the nation. He served as the Internal Auditor of the Armed Forces of the Philippines; Commander of the Joint Task Force Zamboanga; and, Assistant Division Commander of the 6th Infantry Division, among other key posts.

In his speech, Lt. Gen. Brawner congratulated MGen. Uy for his dedicated and outstanding service to the Philippine Army and to the Filipino people. “To the 6ID troopers, I would like to personally greet you for a job well done, napakaganda ng mga score ninyo, without you the 6ID will not get what we have now. To the 6ID officers and troops please give the same support that you have given to MGen. Uy to your new acting Commander BGen. Gubat”, Lt. Gen. Brawner said.

Major General Juvymax R Uy

Major General Juvymax R Uy

Major General Juvymax R Uy

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