Date: 03/10/2013, the IDF removed 10:29 pm that day (Thu) 29 Tishrei תשע”ד, October 3
2013, annual conjugal ceremony commemorating victims of artillery and Memorial “gunner” in zichron Yaacov.
 
The ceremony was held in the presence of Knesset member Eitan Cabel, Chief of the General staff, General Benjamin (Benny) Gantz, Commander of GoC army headquarters, Maj. Gen. Guy Tzur, Chief artillery officer Brig. Gen. Roy Riftin, naval commanders in the past and the present, the bereaved families of officers and soldiers of the artillery corps.
 
Artillery corps took part in all Israel’s wars and 763 spaces for 65 years of defending borders and maintaining the security of its citizens.
 
Desert
Chief of general staff, Gen. Benjamin Gantz (): “in these days about the State of Israel in various challenges. Some similarities between members of the past and future scenarios, but the reality of our time, complexity and multiplicity of the action scenes, and also very different. Also the different capabilities of the IDF, the lessons of the past and unrelenting, inescapable moment of change and strong. Tonight, as every day,
Respect to the martyrs also force artillery soldiers. Facing the threats around us are
Stand vigilant vigilant, watchful and alert eyes in operational activity in the sector, position,
The cannon and Launcher. Every move they make, every action they are going to perform live in memory of loved ones, loved ones that have shaped the path of bashiitam applied and of the present and the future.
 
The words of the Chief artillery officer Brig. Gen. Roy Riftin: controls
The fighters and weapons in the traditional tothanit approach of professionalism, rigor and detail without compromising the result. Same tradition accompanies us
Since its founding force and proved far all systems. “

Translated from Hebrew

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