He joined the Katipunan and recruited Negritos from Mount Isarog in Camarines Sur for the movement. He and his father were arrested on allegations that he received shipments of arms from another Katipunero with which to fight the Spaniards. They were jailed and executed at Bagumbayan Field on January 4, 1897.

He was one of the so-called 13 martyrs of Bicol.

Date of Birth: 1872
Place of Birth: Naga, Camarines Sur
Date of Death: January 4, 1897

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Ang pagmamahal sa bayan ay maipapamalas sa iba't-ibang paraan. (Love of country may be shown in varied ways.)

Ang tatag ng loob ay mahalaga sa lahat ng panahon. (Determination is important at all times.)


He helped the revolutionary forces from Batangas capture the remaining Spanish troops in Calapan, Mindoro on July 21, 1898.

after the liberation of Mindoro, he organized an expeditionary force that liberated Romblon from the Spaniards.

Date of Birth: March 10, 1869
Place of Birth: Calapan, Mindoro
Date of Death: April 14, 1919

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Ang buong pusong pakikilahok ay kailangan upang makamit ang kalayaan. (Commitment is needed to attain freedom.)

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