BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES
EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 11
DESIGNATING THE CHIEF OF STAFF AND TRANSFERRING THE PHILIPPINE CONSTABULARY TO THE ARMY OF THE PHILIPPINES
1. Under authority contained in sections twenty-two and twenty-three of Commonwealth Act Numbered One, known as “The National Defense Act” the following assignments to the General Staff Corps of the Army of the Philippines are hereby announced:
(a) Jose de los Reyes, appointed today a Brigadier General in the Regular Force, is hereby designated Acting Chief of Staff.
(b) General Basilio J. Valdes and Colonel Guillermo B. Francisco, of the Philippine Constabulary, are hereby designated Acting Assistant Chiefs of Staff.
2. In accordance with the provisions of section eighteen of the said Commonwealth Act Numbered One, the Philippine Constabulary is hereby transferred to, and shall hereafter form a part of, the Regular Force of the Army of the Philippines.
Done at the City of Manila, this tenth day of January, in the year of Our Lord, nineteen hundred and thirty-six, and of the Commonwealth of the Philippines, the first.
MANUEL L. QUEZON
President of the Philippines
By the President:
Secretary of the Interior
Source: Presidential Museum and Library
Bureau of Printing. (1938). Executive Order No. 11. Messages of the President, 2 (1), 791.