25 April 2016, AFP Museum, Camp Aguinaldo, Quezon City—The Philippine Veterans Affairs Office, in collaboration with the Filipino War Veterans Foundation Inc., officially launched to the general public the digitized surviving records of Filipino soldiers and guerillas during World War II that were retrieved from the Philippine Collection of the US National Archives and Records Administration in Maryland, USA.
11 February 2016—Buddhist and Christian churches gathered in a memorial prayer service at the Kagitingan Park, AFP Museum, Camp Aguinaldo, to offer prayers for all the Japanese, American, Australian, Filipino soldiers and civilians who perished during the Second World War. The said event was organized by the Magdalo Party List, a socio-civic, non-profit, nationalist organization.
06 February 2016, SM Center Angono, Rizal – The Philippine Veterans Affairs Office (PVAO), represented by Chief of the Veterans Affairs Management Division (VAMD) MGen Alfredo S. Cayton Jr. AFP (Ret), joined the celebration of the 71st Anniversary of the Liberation of Angono with veterans, veterans’ friends and families, and Angono City officials Cinema 3 of SM Center Angono, Rizal on February 2016.
04 February 2016, Parañaque Veterans Memorial Monument, Parañaque City – The Philippine Veterans Affairs Office (PVAO), led by Administrator Usec. Ernesto G. Carolina, were among those present to commemorate one of the most strategic victories of World War II, and the veterans who fought for liberty 71 years later.
3 February 2016, Freedom Triangle, Manila City Hall — The Philippine Veterans Affairs Office (PVAO) headed by Usec. Ernesto G. Carolina joined the people of Manila in their celebration of the liberation of their beloved city from Japanese occupation during World War II.
31 January 2016, Nasugbu, Batangas—Batangueños gathered as early as 5:30 in the morning to celebrate the Nasugbu Landing and Liberation Day at the Nasugbu Beach, which became the site of a historic landing that helped turn the tide of war in favor of American forces in the Philippines.