60 the reserve armored brigade of the army’s first

In memory of “heritage shaped punch and Lance,” said OC Central command, Maj.-Gen. Nitzan Alon, “the Division’s strength in spirit and in its people, and the male is a source of strength.”

תאריך: 06/12/2012, 15:19    
מחבר: יעל ליבנת, אתר צה”ל

Last night (Wednesday) meeting was held, 60 years of legacy and memory ל”עוצבת punch and Lance, the reserve armored brigade of the army’s first Convention was attended by OC Central command, Maj.-Gen. Nitzan Alon, Commander of” steel “decorated Brig. Gen. Motti Bruch, Commander of the Brigade, Colonel diprin epic, Commander of the first Brigade, Brig. Gen. (Ret.) Yitzhak
Inn and relatives of 147 members of the Division.

In a ceremony in memory of the fallen, said Colonel diprin epic said that “almost from the moment of creation, the Unit requested its capabilities on the battlefield, sprinkles hand-in-hand with the country struggling for its establishment, to this day, the Division continued with humility and excellence to take part in the ongoing effort to maintain the State of Israel.” Mattis added that “it is a privilege to belong in command of a Division, alive and kicking that sets norms and standards.
Many tasks and challenges we will have them, because now it’s our turn. Do as much as possible in order to be worthy of the heritage Division and got “.

“‘ Designed punch and Lance ‘ indicating that 60 years anniversary, already has written chapters in the IDF, but heritage Heroes ‘ pages hidden tears and mourning for the fallen,” said OC Central command, Maj.-Gen. Nitzan Alon. “Today, the power of the spirit Division and its people, and the male is a source of strength. The reality of our lives and we don’t prove that endeavor, but the spirit of sacrifice, “he said. In addition, the central command said that “the IDF is busy these days in the defense sector, building strength and looking to the next challenges. Instability around the challenges including fighting distant countries and often require us to be ready to defend our independence.
The Israeli society is strong as light, and we together for each task and challenge. “

During the ceremony, but the blessings which received the marrow was given a letter of appreciation for Colonel ret. David teperson, 86, a division of the establishment until today, which is now in “man of the oldest reserve in the Israel Defense Forces, and serves as Chairman of the Association. Meanwhile, the current diprin the Colonel that the regiment was recruited in preparation to land in entrance pillar, and the motivation to make it was. “There is a spirit and an atmosphere that doesn’t exist elsewhere, and once called the reserve officials they packed their bags and arrived,” said, “this is a phenomenon that has no explanation.
People with careers in citizenship, which may lose their salaries, though, and ready to give everything for his country.

Translated from Hebrew