Camp Aguinaldo is the
national headquarters of the Armed Forces of the
Philippines (AFP) and is located in Quezon City.
It is located close to Camp Crame
,the national headquarters of the
(PNP). The camp is named after Emilio Aguinaldo
, the first Philippine President
Camp Aguinaldo was established on January 11, 1935 as Camp
. It was named in honor of Frank Murphy
, the last Governor-General of the
who subsequently became the first American High
after the first Philippine Commonwealth
Government was established. In June 1965, by virtue of Republic Act
4434, Camp Murphy was renamed Camp General Emilio Aguinaldo.
The camp has a total land area of 178 hectares. It requires a
length of 23,104 meters of power lines and 15,030 meters of water
lines to address the electrical and water system of the camp
Likewise, a total length of the camp main thoroughfare roads and
road nets extends up to 19,307 meters. This roads provide access to
a population of 5,421 personnel living inside Camp Aguinaldo.
Aside from the General Headquarters of the Armed Forces of the
Philippines, it also serves as the home to the Department of
National Defense (DND), National Capital Regional Command (NCRCOM),
National Defense College of the Philippines (NDCP), Armed Forces
Reserve Command (AFPRESCOM), AFP Command and General Staff College
(AFPCGSC), Joint Special Operations Group (JSOG) and the Anti-Crime
Task Force (ACTAF).
Likewise, other institutions such as the Armed Forces & Police
Savings and Loan Association, Inc. (AFPSLAI), Armed Forces of the
Philippines Retirement and Separation System (RSBS), Armed Forces
& Police Mutual Benefit Association, Inc (AFPMBAI) and Armed
Forces & Police General Insurance Corporation (AFPGEN) are also
located in Camp General Emilio Aguinaldo, Quezon City.