The 512 Brigade,
commanded by Colonel Nalinda Niyangoda celebrated the 69th Army
Day at the Fort in Jaffna along with troops of the 14th Battalion
of the Gajaba Regiment and 17th Battalion of the Gemunu Watch.
The celebrations took place on 10th October 2018 which commenced
by hoisting the Army Flag and the Brigade Flag followed by the
Army Song. Subsequently, a two minute silence was observed in
memory of all Fallen War Heroes who paid the supreme sacrifice
on behalf of the motherland. The occasion concluded with the reading
of the Army Day Message given out by the Commander of the Army.