Willie (Wilfredo) Tamayo

Profile Updated: April 26, 2023
Spouse/Partner: Anna Marie P Tamayo
Family: John Santeo P Tamayo
Jan Marlina P Tamayo
Joshua William P Tamayo
Exit from the Guard:


Exit Rank/Rate/Status:

Commissioned Ensign of the Philippine Navy

Current Job/Duties:

Still working

Past Jobs/Duties:

Cadet, Philippine Military Academy- 1973-1974
Cadet, US Coast Guard Academy- 1974-1979
Philippine Navy/PCG - 1979-1997
Philippine Coast Guard- 1997-2011
CO, SAR Vessel OO2 and Buoy/LH Tender AE-891
Commander - CG Districts Bicol, Southern Tagalog,
and National Capital Region
Commander, Coast Guard Operating Forces
Commander, Coast Guard Education and Training Command
Chief of Coast Guard Staff
Vice Commandant for Administration
Vice Commandant for Operations
Commandant, Philippine Coast Guard

Academy Memories:

Reporting to the USCGA
Swab Summer, Indoctrinations, Getting squared away, Formations, Drills, Drill downs, Road runs, Parades and Inspections, Orderlies, and Trivia Questions at the Mess Hall

Duty Detail and Watchstanding at Chase Hall
Various sports/P.E. programs at Roland Hall
Boat training at the Waterfront
Summer Cruise on board CG Barque Eagle
My Summer Training on board CG Cutter Blackhaw,
Yerba Buena, Treasure Island, California
My Summer Training at Maritime Safety Office, Missouri
Classroom and Laboratory Classes
Letters/Incoming Mails at the Pigeon Holes
Short and long weekends/Liberty
Football games and Pep Rallies
Snacks from the Commissary
Mixers at Leamy Hall
Libo Van on stand by in front of Chase Hall
Guests at Chase Hall Lobby
Fellowship/Company Happy Hour at Stonington Lodge
Happy Hour at the Rathskellar/Drydock
Punishment Tours at the Bilge and Chase Hall Quadrangle