UMIC Celebrate Uruguayan Army Day in UNDOF 18 May 2020
On Monday the 18th of May 2020 the A/FC Brig Gen M O Brien visited Posn 80 as the guest of honour for the celebration of Uruguayan Army Day. The day was also an opertunity for Officer Commanding UMIC Lt Col Ramon Ramirez to show the A/FC the hard work carried out by UMIC in order to modernise Posn 80. UMIC have carried out substantial engineering and force protection works on all UMIC positions since their deployment in Nov 2019. The A/FC was impressed with the work carried out by Lt Col Ramirez and UMIC during the time the Unit has been in UNDOF and also providing full operational capability .
During the inspection the A/FC was treated to an impressive march past and drill display by UMIC . Uruguay has always celebrated its National Army Day both at home and overseas.