Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff General Carlito Galvez Jr. and Philippine Marine Corps (PMC) Commandant Major General Alvin ParreƱo lead the wreath laying ceremony in honor of the 36 fallen Marine heroes who fought the Maute terrorist group for the liberation of Mapandi Bridge in Marawi City last year. (Photos by SN1 Donald Viluan/PAOAFP)

The commemoration ceremony of the first anniversary of the liberation of the now legendary Marawi bridge, which was also attended by families of the 36 Marine heroes, was held on Friday, 17 August 2018, at the PMC Heroes Memorial, Marine Barracks Rudiardo Brown, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City.