COMMAND SERGEANT MAJOR,TRADOC, PA
Chief Master Sergeant Ferdinand C Lascano assumed the position of Command Sergeant Major of the Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC), Philippine Army on 01 February 2021.
CMS Lascano, a native of Lipa City, was enlisted in the Philippine Army on 13 May 1988. He began his military career as an Infantry man assigned with the 1st Infantry Battalion, 2nd Infantry “Jungle Fighter” Division based in Bicol region. His intelligence career commenced in 1997, when he was transferred to the Intelligence Service, AFP (ISAFP), where he assumed various positions until 2003. In April 2004, he was posted to the Office of the Philippine Defense and Armed Forces Attaché in France and Spain as Administrative Assistant for a period of three (3) years. In September 2007, he was designated as Chief NCO at the Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Intelligence, J2. He was also detailed in Joint Force Mindanao in 2008 as part of the Intelligence Cell.