“Our obligation to the fallen is maintaining state.”

צילום: דו”צ

“Fierce warriors” battalion of 7th armored brigade completed their operational employment in the South, moving ceremony in memory of the martyrs battalion: “protecting the homeland is debits and credits”

תאריך: 14/04/2013, 16:34    
מחבר: מתן גלין, אתר צה”ל

A week before Yom hazikaron, Israel completed troop “fierce fighters of the 7th armored brigade operational employment by sector. Together with the legendary Commander Brig. Gen. Avigdor Kahalani, RES are not forgotten Brigade fighters who fell,
And respect their families at an emotional ceremony.

Just before the ה”קו warriors”, invited the bereaved families of the fallen warriors, in order to share respect before Memorial Day.  In a ceremony at the monument
Steel, commanders and fighters, said Lt. Col. Yair Orr, the battalion commander, that “every night the tanks and fighters into position and defending the kibbutzim, moshavim and cities, preventing terrorist infiltration and allow life routine. Our duty towards the fall is at tkomatno and its contents, and to remain to protect the values “.

“Our obligation to the fallen is maintaining state.”

You bear the burden of the price on you and your shoulders, rest assured that we harness and pull the cart you sit on it, we know where
Us what our role, “said Lieutenant Colonel light, noting that” protecting the people and the country is
Elaborate but mandatory, but also a tremendous privilege we carry.

The ceremony also came to Brigadier General (Ret.) yedidya, who commanded the Regiment in the Valley of tears and later even became Commander of the Regiment, who won the Medal of Valor for his actions. Kahalani, who serves as Chairman of the Israel Defense Forces has always kept in touch with the Brigade and battalion, and respect in the presence of various joint events with the bereaved families.

The monument was originally a marine for the steel division fighters in the six day war in North Sinai. Division, consisting inter alia of either Division 7 champions
Was the first to reach the Suez Canal. 7th armored brigade is Armor Division in the IDF, and the only women’s divisions work since the war of independence. The tanks, bshimosha
Merkava mark 2, considered obsolete among armored divisions, but the Division’s battle heritage and Valor of soldiers are the object of admiration for all IDF commanders.

Translated from Hebrew