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Secretary of National Defense
Name: Voltaire Gazmin
Biography:
SEC. VOLTAIRE T. GAZMIN
 
Date of Birth: October 22, 1944
Place of Birth: Moncada, Tarlac
Civil Status: Married to Rhodora Hernandez
Education: Philippine Military Academy Ô68
 
In  1986, Secretary Gazmin took the helm of the Presidential Security Group (PSG) of former President Corazon Cojuangco Aquino where he was helpful in upsetting seven coup attempts, the bloodiest of which was in 1989. Topping his military career was his appointment as the 40th Commanding General of the Philippine Army in July 1999, which he held until October 2000. In recognition of his outstanding service to the nation, Sec. Gazmin was made Ambassador of the Philippines to Cambodia from 2002 to 2004.
Cabinet Image: cb gazmin.jpg
Website: http://www.dnd.gov.ph/
Ranking: 16
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