“IDF Chief of staff needed for fitting and deter threats and close range”

Lieutenant General Benny Gantz said the annual memorial ceremony for fallen combat engineering corps, which put the legacy of the force, 654 falling since the establishment of the State

תאריך: 14/09/2011, 02:03    
מחבר: מערכת אתר צה”ל

Combat engineering corps of our last night (Tuesday) annual memorial ceremony to commemorate 618 noplio, since the establishment of the State.

At the ceremony, which was held in Corps monument which in Kibbutz Hulda, Chief, Lieutenant General Benny Gantz, Commander of GoC Army Gen. Sami turgeman, head Brigadier General Engineering Officer Joseph Morley, Defense Minister, Maj. Gen. (Ret.) Matan Vilnai, Chairman of Yad LeBanim organization, “Mr. Eli bin, combat Engineering Corps commanders in the past and present and the bereaved families.

Lieutenant General Benny Gantz, Chief of staff, said at the ceremony that “today, the IDF and the State of Israel are required
To set an appropriate response and daunting to various threats seem distant and close range. He noted that “Meanwhile, Corps challenges are becoming increasingly complex, and
Invaluable experience and accumulated skills applied throughout the years.

Head of Israeli casualties, Col. Yair Ben-Shalom, told IDF website that “conjugal rites soldiers milestone throughout the year, bringing the value of the IDF, remember always, noplio. Memory ceremony held for the bereaved families, who remember the fall anyway, every day and every hour. This day meant soldiers.
And commanders, for the heritage education for the benefit of educating future generations.

Translated from Hebrew