The members of the 3. Infantry Battalion (3. IBn) of the “N. H. Kuzman Josifovski Pitu” Barracks in Tetovo, which make part of the 1. Infantry Brigade (1. IBde), celebrated 25 February, the Patron of the “Kuzman Josifovski Pitu” Barracks” with a military ceremony.
Representatives of the Command and Staff of the 1. IBde, and representatives of the World War II Veterans Union of the town of Tetovo, the local government, Tetovo primary schools students, civil associations, representatives of religious communities, governmental and non-governmental organizations of the area of responsibility of the 3. IBn attended the celebration of the national hero Kozuman Josifovski Pitu, paid him respect and laid fresh flowers.
The Commander of the 3 IBn, Lieutenant Colonel Izeir Ejupi, held a speech on the occasion of the Patron of the Tetovo Barracks. He spoke of the life and work of Kuzman Josifovski Pitu, highlighting that by celebrating the patron every year we contribute to his name and work remain in the memory of future generations.
Prior to the celebration, a blood donation was organized by the staff of the Tetovo Barracks.