- Julia Barretto has trended on social media after joining the Philippine Coast Guard's Auxiliary K9 Squadron
- On September 1, Wednesday, the Philippine Coast Guard went on to welcome their newest member
- According to the official post of the PCG, Julia's boyfriend, Gerald Anderson, was also present at the said low-key event
- In their viral online post, they also mentioned how Julia pledged to "actively support the initiatives of the unit"
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Julia Barretto, 24, is the newest member to join the Philippine Coast Guard's Auxiliary K9 Squadron as an Auxiliary Ensign.
On Wednesday, September 1, KAMI learned that the official Facebook page of the Philippine Coast Guard uploaded several photos from Julia's oath-taking ceremony.
The low-key event was led by PCG Commandant, CG Admiral George V. Usabia Jr. who then expressed his gratitude to the new members of the PCGA.
Also present at the low-key ceremony was Julia's boyfriend, Gerald Anderson, who is the Auxiliary Lieutenant Commander of the PCGA K9 Squadron.
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During the event, it was revealed that Julia thanked the PCG for "welcoming her into the field of public service" and pledged that she will "actively support the initiatives of the unit."
In the viral online post of the PCG, they also included a note about what auxiliary is, "Auxiliary means volunteer.
"Members of the PCGA are committed to serve the PCG by offering their time, efforts, and resources without expecting anything in return."
Moreover, JuRald fans could not help but swoon over the viral photos of Julia and Gerald who were both spotted wearing their PCG uniforms.
Surf through the photos below:
Julia Barretto is one of the most promising Kapamilya actresses. She is the daughter of celebrities Marjorie Barretto and Dennis Padilla, and the niece of Gretchen and Claudine Barretto. Lately, she has been linked with actor Gerald Anderson, who eventually confirmed their relationship in an exclusive interview.
As reported earlier by KAMI, Julia Barretto and Gerald Anderson made headlines when they were spotted at the groundbreaking of the PCG K9 Academy.
Meanwhile, Julia also trended when Gerald mentioned he would like to marry her but that she is still too young and still has a lot to offer to the industry.