REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT
MANILA

BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC
OF THE PHILIPPINES

ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER NO. 6

DIRECTING THE KAPISANAN SA PAGLILINGKOD SA BAGONG PILIPINAS (KALIBAPI) TO TAKE CHARGE OF THE CELEBRATION OF NATIONAL HEROES’ DAY, NOVEMBER 30, 1943, ALL OVER THE PHILIPPINES.

Whereas, Executive Order No. 20 of the Chairman of the Philippine Executive Commission designates the thirtieth day of November as National Heroes’ Day, a legal holiday; and

Whereas, the Kapisanan sa Paglilingkod sa Bagong Pilipinas (KALIBAPI) is properly organized to assume responsibility for the appropriate observance of this day;

Now, therefore, I, Jose P. Laurel, President of the Republic of the Philippines, by virtue of the powers conferred upon me by law, do hereby direct the Kapisanan sa Paglilingkod sa Bagong Pilipinas (KALIBAPI) to make the necessary preparations for, and take charge of, the celebration of National Heroes’ Day all over the Philippines, requesting at the same time all elements of our population in and outside of the government to cooperate with the KALIBAPI in the observance of this day.

Done in the City of Manila, this 18th day of November, in the year of Our Lord, nineteen hundred and forty-three, and of the Republic of the Philippines, the first.

(Sgd.) JOSE P. LAUREL
President of the Republic
of the Philippines

By the President:
(Sgd.) JOSE GIL
Acting Executive Secretary

Source: Office of the Solicitor General Library