GDF Celebrates Its 45th Anniversary
As the Guyana Defense Force continues the celebration of its 45th Anniversary, Officers and Ranks who have shown exemplary service to the military and the state and who have served at border locations have been awarded the army’s Border Defense Medal and The Military Efficiency Medal. Over 100 serving members of the force have been awarded with the medals this year.
On Monday afternoon at the GDF’s headquarters at Ayanganna, a representative group of the awardees received their medals from Col. Bruce Lovelle who challenged them to remain steadfast and maintain their loyalty. Loyalty for which they have been awarded.
Col. Lovelle noted the sacrifices made by the recipients, sacrifices that the Guyana Defense Force and the entire nation are proud of.
The medal award ceremony also saw a parade by ranks and officers representing the various branches of the force.