תאריך: 16/12/2009, 00:00    

Commendations ceremony about fighting during operation cast lead was held today (Wednesday), in Ashkelon academic College. The ceremony was held in the presence of Commander Southern command, Maj. Gen. Yoav Gallant, and Gaza Commander Brig. Gen. Eyal Eisenberg.

Three of them received a commendation from the Commander of the central command, two infantry was awarded a commendation from the Commander of the Division, each received a commendation from the Commander of the base and two other fighters received a commendation from the Commander of the Division. Between the shadows
Four officers and four soldiers. One of the fighters fought in operation of reserve service.

Chief of general staff, General Gabi Ashkenazi, approved the awarding of commendations after hearing the recommendations of the Special Committee, headed by Brig. Gen. Kobi Barak. The Committee reviewed a series of candidates submitted by the armed forces commanders, according to the criteria for selecting the recipients of the shadow: and steadfastness, courage, courage, initiative and resourcefulness, fearlessly and personal fitness detection risk leadership under fire, cool, strong, personal responsibility, judgment, personal example and more.

According to the southern command Chief, Maj. Gen. Yoav Gallant at the ceremony: “you, shadow, their position at the forefront of thousands of fighters and commanders who took part in the operation. During the most difficult test, stood stoically while you’re risking your life for your friends, to achieve the mission and for the security of Israel. For its courage, personal example lacks compromises and nachishotkm, you are a beacon and role model values for soldiers and commanders, and future generations. “
He also said the Commander of command in his speech: “Israel Defense Forces of all arms, is the shield which gives us the ability to live in this country, without fear and fear of fulfillment, and creativity. Today, as every day, IDF stands on guard to defend the State of Israel and its citizens against any enemy. A year ago we had again to fight against the terrorist organizations in the Gaza Strip during operation cast lead. Even during difficult battles were IDF values the candle fighters and commanders — the virtue of IDF norms worthy of praise and appreciation. The IDF achieved its goals and fulfilled its goals. After years of continuous terrorist attacks against southern Israel, residents created new security realities in the region. The enemy was beaten severely, and clarified that we will not allow challenging our presence in this region. The IDF would continue
To be the protector to exercise utmost mission. We, the commanders and fighters continue to carry out any mission, dedication and responsibility to protect the security of the State and its citizens “.

Acorn: the shadow.

A commendation from the Commander of the southern command awarded to Capt. Dr. Alexander ktayb
Major.
Dr. Alexander ktayb was used during the operation as a laughing stock Medical Department Regiment’s ‘ Gideon ‘. Today, major Dr. Alexander ktayb as regional medical center in the city.
Jerusalem.

The story: on the ninth of TEVET 5769, January 5, 2009, during operation cast lead, ‘ Gideon ‘ battalion of the Golani Brigade in the Tufah North Strip “ח’ראת
Gaza. During the activity, the IDF tank shell accidentally which was operational in the area, and hit the building where fighters from. That many soldiers were injured by a shell and commanders, including the Commander of the Brigade and battalion commander.

Immediately after the attacks, were a laughing stock Medicine Department, residing near the major structure and with Dr. Alexander ktayb, eight with the beginning of the operation, the doctor added Gideon battalion. Major ktayb, claimed responsibility for what was happening, he commanded the medical workforce and performed life-saving operations for many of the victims-all under fire. In addition, major ktayb was responsible for evacuation and care of deference from the event and thus saved his life. At the end of
Evacuation returned major medical Department ktayb and continued in the role until the end of the operation.
Major Dr. Alexander ktayb on his actions, saving lives and determination of leadership under fire and was awarded a commendation.

A commendation from the Commander of the southern command awarded the Deputy Ephraim glory.

Deputy Ephraim glory served as Deputy company commander in guaranty unit of Golani Brigade during operation apprentice, and now is tactical command College.

The story: on Thursday in TEVET 5769, January 1, 2009, the Party stripped apartfor structure located on the outskirts of the arrogant ‘ Abd Rabu סג’עייה neighborhood in the northern Gaza Strip.
During the scan, the force fired at her killed Deputy team leader Omar Rabinovich z.

Lieutenant fame, who was at the back of the House, strove to place the injurious contact Omar Rabinovich and his experience in face-to-face bomber.
Lt.
Fame at the bomber through a balcony while climbing a drainpipe home, until he came to the door.
The back of the room where is the terrorist, threw a grenade and killed him. Deputy Ephraim fame showed resourcefulness, initiative and actions seeking to touch and steadfastness, personal example and leadership under fire.

A commendation from the Commander of the southern command is awarded to Sergeant ret. Menachem bugs

Sergeant ret. Menahem nagged served as a medic in the Haruv “Battalion” of the Kfir Brigade “during the operation and was discharged from service in July 2009.

The story: 12th day of TEVET 5769, January 8, 2009, troop took on carob
Control areas on the Kissufim area. At the end of the set that the company commander, major Roy Rosner, with troops between two houses used them for cover.
Power shot past several RPG rockets and machine gun fire. A major fire that injured Roy Rosner and three of his soldiers.

Staff Sergeant (Ret.), a company medic, ran under fire and paddled where injured troops
Without receiving orders to do so. Staff Sergeant (Ret.) annoying Company Commander treated wounded
And guiding other fighters by treating the wounded.

Staff Sergeant (Ret.) annoying led power wounded the scene to collect the laughing stock. Although the doctor’s guidance, refused to go to evacuation and ran back to the event to handle the rest. Staff Sergeant (Ret.) bugging demonstrated initiative and resourcefulness in his actions, fearlessly, striving for personal risk and steadfastness.

A commendation from the Commander of 91st Division “of fire” is awarded to Sergeant ret. Ofer noon

Sergeant ret. Ofer noon served as battalion “warrior” doorstep of paratroopers during the operation and was released in March 2009.

The story: י”ח day of TEVET 5769, January 14, 2009, troop threshold” salatin neighborhood in Jabalya town in northern Gaza Strip. During the scan, the encounter occurred during which damaged the battalion commander, Brigade Commander Spire and two other soldiers.
After the clashes, patrol Division, set up in a nearby building and roofing
The building where the casualties.

Staff Sergeant (Ret.) noon, place the cover in one of the rooms in the building, but felt
Although the structure is reported, there are signs that is not scanned properly and therefore asked the Commander to scan the floor is. During the scan encountered Sergeant (Ret.) noon in the bomber opened fire at point-blank range. Sergeant noon made grenade, threw it across the room and killed the bomber.

Staff Sergeant (Ret.) noon showed resourcefulness, initiative and acts cool, personal responsibility and discretion, while striving to touch and steadfastness.

A commendation from Commander designed “volcano” is awarded to Captain Moti eiplach
Lieutenant Moti eiplach served during the paramedic’s assault battalion “designed” lightning armor, and rose to the rank of captain.

The story: י”ח day of TEVET 5769, January 14, 2009, during the operation of power.
Of paratroopers in the Shati refugee camp in the northern Gaza Strip has entered the building.
The activated towards power which damaged several fighters, including deference, Lieutenant Aaron close. Moti eiplach, Deputy paramedic battalion “Saar”, arrived at the scene found the victim with serious injuries in limbs and play with determination and professionalism to save him, he manages to open the victim’s airway, in harsh conditions.
Unless this wasn’t the injured survived the injury. Eiplach’s decision to follow
And how implementation in harsh conditions brought by the injured. Deputy cleared the eiplach wounded in armored vehicles and anshimo 40 minutes until reaching the helipad.

Deputy eiplach booty demonstrated steadfastness in his actions, courage, determination and poise.

Distinction from Tel NOF base is awarded to Sergeant ret. Ziv

Sergeant ret. Ziv served on reserve service as a paramedic’s airborne search and rescue unit of the air force.
 
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The Act: י”ח day of TEVET 5769, January 14, 2009, entered into force of paratroopers in a refugee camp in the area. The activated towards power which damaged several fighters, including deference, Lieutenant Aaron close. Helicopter evacuation that hoznk came to ground and connect to power. The wounded man was evacuated with helicopter and three wounded warriors of varying force injury.

Sergeant Major (Ret.), paramedic veteran airborne search and rescue unit of the air force, carried out a surgical operation wounded of inserting a tube through an incision in the neck soul, after consulting with stove and while discovering the determination and professionalism — all while flying operationally in a helicopter.
Sergeant Major (Ret.) Ziv has performed the surgery on perfection of demonstrating professionalism and resulted in saving the lives of the wounded. Sergeant Major (Ret.) Ziv demonstrated steadfastness in his actions, courage, determination and poise.

A commendation from the Commander of the paratroopers brigade is awarded to Sergeant ret. Ziv Danieli

Sergeant ret. Ziv Danieli served as troop commander at threshold of paratroopers during the operation and was released in August 2009.

The story: י”ח day of TEVET 5769, January 14, 2009, troop threshold” salatin neighborhood in Jabalya town in northern Gaza Strip. During the scans, the company power point having terrorists within the structure. The first squad led by platoon commander, Lieutenant Omar, a terrorist, and following an exchange of fire wounded platoon commander.
Staff Sergeant
Danielli was located with classmates outside, an encounter in the House and with the squad down, paddled across the contact and friend under fire department Commander, treating the injury and an exchange of gunfire with the terrorists.
Sergeant Danieli demonstrated initiative and resourcefulness in his actions, personal responsibility, discretion and wisdom as well as striving to touch and steadfastness.

A commendation from the Commander of the Givati Brigade “-nadav Musa

Volunteer Deputy Moussa served as Deputy company commander of the Shaked battalion “operations” of the Givati Brigade during operation, and now is an apprentice in tactical command College.

The story of the day: 19, 15 January 2009 TEVET 5769, during troop scanned Shaked “tower block building in the Tel Al-is, having the power of terrorists on the first floor of the building and opened fire at the force, outside and inside.

In battle jump two first floor, making the car shooting reactive where the force led by Lieutenant Moussa.

Lieutenant Musa out of reactive composition, stood over him when no terrorist, shot and killed him. Lieutenant Musa displayed initiative and resourcefulness in his actions, leadership, composure of fearlessly and personal risk.

Translated from Hebrew

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