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EVENTS SCHEDULE
Embassy Outreach to Olongapo City
October 2, 2014 (Thursday) from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Mansion Garden Hotel, Olongapo City
Dewey Avenue cor. Bonifacio St., SBFZ

 
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RAO, Newsletter
July 30, 2014

RAO, Newsletter
June 30, 2014


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Retired Activities Office
Subic Bay, Philippines
 
     
  RAO Subic Bay is an Independent Retired Activities Coordination Office which provides vital services to U.S. military retirees living in this area, remote from any Navy installation.

Authorization & Support

The RAO is authorized by SECNAVINST 5420.169J and OPNAVINST 1720.3F to tailor its services to the needs of the local retired community, and bears full responsibility for financing its operation and maintenance costs. The RAO receives the same DoD support offered to any retiree or patriotic organization.

Corrections, Additions & Deletions

This informal and unofficial information was prepared by members of the RAO who are also members of the VFW, FRA and American Legion. If you note any errors, want to contribute, or would like to see something revised, added or deleted, please pass your comments to RAO Voice or call/email the RAO Director at the address listed below.

 
 
 
 
HOURS OF OPERATION
0900 to 1500 Monday through Friday
        Closed on US and Philippine Holidays
 
 

 
Director
Jack Walker
USMC (Ret.)

Director
P.O. Box 075
Olongapo City, 2200
Philippines
OR: PSC 517 Box RS
FPO AP 96517-1000
Phone: [+63] 47-222-2314
Fax: [+63] 47-222-2899
Email: dir@raosubic.com
 
 
 
 
 
 
Important Reminder

FY 2014 VA Manila Handbook

Available for download: VA Manila Handbook 2014 (1.1MB)

 

All Concerned Military Retired & Dep ID's

ID Card initial issue is through JUSMAG at the embassy. Renewal for Vets and dependants is accomplished through mail in. See JUSMAG website on U S Embassy page for instructions.

 

RAO Membership Account

RAO dues will be $6.00 per month or $72.00 per year This is a standard flat rate, There will be no partial paymentsaccepted. We prefer dollars or dollar instruments we also except Philippine pesos depending on the exchange rate. Due to Philippine banking restrictions no money orders can be accepted.

 
 
 
 
U.S./PHILIPPINE HOLIDAYS 2014
New Year's U.S./PHL Wed, Jan 1
M. L. King Jr. U.S. Mon, Jan 20
Chinese New Year PHL Fri, Jan 31
Presidents U.S. Mon, Feb 17
Bataan & Corregidor PHL Wed, Apr 9
Maundy Thurs PHL Thu, Apr 17
Good Friday PHL Fri, Apr 18
Phil. Labor PHL Thu, May 1
U.S. Memorial U.S. Mon, May 26
Philippine Independence PHL Thu, Jun 12
U.S. Independence U.S. Fri, Jul 4
Eid-ul-Fitr PHL Tue, July 29
Ninoy Aquino PHL Thu, Aug 21
Heroes PHL Mon, Aug 26
U.S. Labor U.S. Mon, Sep 2
Columbus U.S. Mon, Oct 13
All Saints PHL Sat, Nov 1
Veterans U.S. Tue, Nov 11
Thanksgiving U.S. Thu, Nov 27
Bonifacio PHL Sun, Nov 30
Christmas U.S./PHL Thu, Dec 25
Rizal Day PHL Wed, Dec 30

 

 
 
 
     
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