11:30 PM

February 25, 1986

11:30 PM. People wrench the Palace gates open. Marcos loyalists inside Malacañang flee in all directions, with members of Palace household and security men jumping into the murky Pasig River to flee the angry crowd.

Looters and vandals enter Malacañang. Ramos’ men move in to secure the premises.


Officers who withdrew support from Marcos: Brig. Gen. Felix Brawner of elite First Scout Ranger Brigade and Brig. Gen. Carlos Martel, Special Mission Wing of Air Force.


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