Winwyn Marquez is now an official Marine reservist under the Philippine Naval Reserve Command after recently completing her military training.
Despite the challenging limitations imposed by the pandemic lockdown, Winwyn still chose to push through. Her classroom lectures, drills, and three-day field training exercise in Cavite ain’t easy. They’re all under the strict supervision of her superiors, with no special treatment or privileges.
The Philippines’ first Reina Hispanoamericana 2017 winner admitted that the military training was not easy. However, she pursued it to encourage and empower other Filipino women.
The daughter of veteran actors Joey Marquez and Alma Moreno that she joined the military not to impress, but to make an impact.
According to a statement issued by the Philippine Marine Corps, Winwyn will join the Marine Corps Public Affairs Office. This is to help in the dissemination of information about the Philippine marines’ competencies, values, and contributions in safeguarding the country and our maritime state.